Section Chief: Pediatric Cardiology

Daniel James Penny, M.D., Ph.D., MHA

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Cardiac Intensive Care; Program Development

Faculty A–D: Pediatric Cardiology

Sebastian Acosta, Ph.D.

Faculty Member - Instructor

Phone

  • (832) 824-4172

Computational Biomechanics; Inverse Problems and Imaging; Machine Learning and Statistical Inference

Shivani R Aggarwal

Assistant Professor

Hugh D. Allen, M.D., ScD (hon.)

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Cardiac Effects of Muscular Dystrophy; Cardiac Ultrasound

Carolyn Ann Altman, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Fetal Echocardiography; Kawasaki Disease; Echocardiography; Auscultation

Deidra Abenlah Ansah

Assistant Professor

Nancy A Ayres, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Non-Invasive Imaging; Fetal Echocardiography; Fetal Center Patient Care

Manish Bansal, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Judith Anne Becker, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Non-Invasive Diagnostic Imaging; Pediatric Echocardiography

Tasha D. Bryant, RN, MSN, CCRN, FNP-BC

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Single Ventricle; Post-Operative Cardiac Care

Constance Cephus, PhD, RN, MSN, NNP-BC, CPNP-AC/PC

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Heart Failure; Adolescents & Young Adults Post Cardiac Transplantation; Dyslipidemia in Children; Single Ventricle Population

Swati Choudhry

E-Mail Access(gme)

Kwon Soo Chun, Ph.D., M.S.

Instructor

John Colquitt

Assistant Professor

Susan Denfield, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Heart Failure; Cardiac Transplantation; Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Heather Anne Dickerson, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Heterotaxy Syndrome; Cardiac Critical Care; Single Ventricle Cardiac Disease

William J Dreyer, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation; Pediatric Heart Failure; Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support

Faculty E–K: Pediatric Cardiology

Peter Ryan Ermis, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Adult Congenital Heart Disease; Stress Echocardiography; Clinical Outcomes Research

Yuxin Fan, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 824-4155

Oluwatosin Fatusin, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor

Angela West Gooden, MSN, RN, CPNP-AC/PC

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Pediatric Cardiology, Outpatient; Single Ventricle Home Monitoring; Inpatient Consultation

Mary H. Hoang, RN, MSN, CPNP- AC/PC

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Taylor S. Howard, M.D., B.A.

Clin Postdoc Fellow

Timothy John Humlicek

Instructor

Benjamin Charles Jacob

Instructor/Pa

Amanda Marie Jones

Instructor/Np

Henri Justino, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Interventional Catheterization; Pediatric Cardiovascular Improvements; Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions

Joshua A. Kailin, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Transthoracic Echocardiography; Fetal Echocardiography; Non-Invasive Imaging education through the use of web based technologies

Asra Khan, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Interventional Cardiology; Pulmonary Hypertension

Jeffrey Joongmyung Kim, M.D.

Professor

Molecular mechanisms of sudden death and arrhythmias in heart failure

Michele Elizabeth Krenek, RN, MSN, CPNP

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Neonatal Arrhythmias; Syncope

Julia Katherine Kuzin, RN, MSN, CPNP

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Pediatric obesity and preventative cardiology; Acute kidney injury in neonates following cardiac surgery…

William Buck Kyle, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Improving Post-Doctoral Education; Development of Community Outreach; Neurodevelopment

Faculty L–O: Pediatric Cardiology

Wilson Wei-Sen Lam, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-2899

Adult Congenital Heart Disease; Electrophysiology; Medical Education

M. Regina L. Lantin-Hermoso, M.D.

Associate Professor

Advanced Cardiac Imaging; Fetal Cardiology; Out-Patient Cardiology; Pediatric Cardiology Education for First-Time Learners

Emily Jean Lawrence, D.O., M.S.

Assistant Professor

Advanced Cardiac Imaging; Fetal Cardiology; Community Cardiology

Scott Matthew Leopold

Instructor

Phone

  • (832) 824-3278

Christian Georg Lilje

Senior Faculty

Aimee Liou, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

General Pediatric Cardiology; Pediatric Interventional Cardiology; Kawasaki Disease; Marfan Syndrome

Michael Y. Liu

Assistant Professor

Clinical Interests: Non-invasive imaging, General Pediatric Cardiology, Fetal Cardiology…

Robert W Loar

Assistant Professor

Clinical: Fetal Echocardiography, Cardiac MRI, Transesophageal Echocardiography, General Cardiology…

Keila Natilde Lopez, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Christina Y. Miyake, M.D., M.S.

Associate Professor

Inherited Arrhythmic Sudden Cardiac Death Syndromes: Long QT syndrome, Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia, Brugada Syndrome, Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy…

Silvana Molossi, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Congenital Heart Disease; Sports Cardiology; Coronary Artery Anomalies / AAOCA

Douglas Stephen Moodie, M.D., M.S.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Medical Education-Continuing Studies; Adult Congenital Heart Disease; Heart Failure; Hyperlipidemia

Shaine Alaine Morris, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5662

Marfan syndrome; Loeys-Dietz syndrome; Turner syndrome; Aortic disease; Bicuspid aortic valve; Aortic dissection; Aortic dilation…

Antonio R Mott, M.D.

Associate Professor

Quality Improvement in Patient Outcomes; Healthcare Patient Engagement

Richard E O'Brien, B.B.A., PA-C

Instructor

Phone

  • (832) 824-5600

Cardiology Inpatient Care; Single Ventricle

Elena Catherina Ocampo, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Cardiac Intensive Care; Feeding and Nutrition of Single Ventricle Infants; Single Ventricle Program

Angeline Opina

Assistant Professor

Faculty P–S: Pediatric Cardiology

Priscila Phillips Reid, MS, RN, FNP-C, PNP-AC

Instructor/Nurse Practitioner

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Community Pediatric Cardiology; Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome; Congestive Heart Failure

Tam Dan Pham

Assistant Professor

Ricardo H Pignatelli, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Ventricular Function Evaluation by Non-Invasive Methods; Cardiomyopathies; 3-D Imaging During Interventional Cath Procedures

Jack F. Price, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Heart Transplantation; Heart Failure; Cardiac Critical Care

Athar Mahmood Qureshi, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Cardiology Catheterization in Children/Adults with Congenital Heart Disease; Cardiology Catheterization; Interventional Cardiology

Dana L. Reaves

Instructor/Np

Alan F. Riley, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Craig Rusin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Shagun Sachdeva

Assistant Professor

Alexia Beatriz Santos, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Advanced Cardiac Imaging; Fetal Echocardiography

Andrea Sawyer-Gray

Instructor/Np

Tobias Rolf Schlingmann

Assistant Professor

Sara Kristen Sexson Tejtel, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Disease Control & Prevention; Kawasaki Disease

Hasti Sanandajifar, D.O.

Instructor

Shreya Sunil Sheth

Assistant Professor

Clinical; Research

Amy Elizabeth Sims, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Global Pediatric Cardiology; HIV Related Cardiac Disease; Rheumatic Heart Disease

Brian Spencer Snarr

Assistant Professor

Joseph Arie Spinner, M.D., B.A.

Medical Resident

Congenital Heart Disease; Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy; Pediatric Heart Failure; Pediatric Heart Transplant

Gary Edward Stapleton, M.D., B.A.

Senior Faculty

Faculty T–Z: Pediatric Cardiology

Lauren Tramontano

Instructor/Pa

Hari Priya Tunuguntla, M.D., B.S.

Assistant Professor

Santiago Oscar Valdes, M.D.

Associate Professor

Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome; Cardiac Arrhythmias; Pacemakers; Supraventricular Tachycardia

Thomas A Vargo, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Interpretation of Echocardiograms

Giles W Vick, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Imaging Cardiac Stem Cells; Improving Echocardiographic Methods; Cardiac Regenerative Treatments; Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Yunfei Wang

E-Mail Access

James Wilkinson, M.D., B.A.

Clin Postdoc Fellow

Steven Bennett Wolfe, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (832) 826-5600

Expansion of Community Cardiology Service in CyFair and The Woodlands Health Centers…

Betul Yilmaz Furtun

Assistant Professor

Justin P.V. Zachariah, MD MPH FAHA FAAP

Assistant Professor