Education

  1. Baylor College of Medicine
  2. Baylor College of Medicine
  3. Baylor College of Medicine
  4. Baylor College of Medicine
  5. Baylor College of Medicine
  6. MD University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  7. BS - Biology Texas Christian University

Certifications

  1. General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  2. Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics
  3. Cardiac Rhythm Device Therapy, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners
  4. Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners

Academic rank

  1. Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Professional Highlights

  • American College of Cardiology Adult Congenital Heart Disease Self Assessment Product Question Writing Committee, 2014-2015
  • Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES) COMPASS Ablation Risk/Complexity Committee, 2013-present
  • Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES) Guideline Review Committee, 2011-present
  • American College of Cardiology Echocardiography Appropriate Use Criteria Evaluation Committee (Heart Rhythm Society Representative), 2013-2014
  • ICD-10 Pediatric Electrophysiology Coding Definition Committee, 2013
  • Director, Arrhythmia and Pacing (Electrophysiology) Service, Texas Childrens Hospital, 2009-2010
  • Assistant Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program, Baylor College of Medicine Childrens Hospital, 2006-2010
  • Director, ECG Laboratory, Baylor College of Medicine Childrens Hospital, 2006-2010
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine Childrens Hospital, 2003-2010
  • "Everyday Hero" community service award from Community Collaboration Council, 2009
  • McNamara Award for Outstanding Fellow Teaching at Texas Children's Hospital, 2006

Interests

  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Cryoablation (cryocath)
  • Carto 3-dimensional mapping system
  • Prucka system
  • Saline-cooled tip ablations
  • Temporary pacing
  • Transesophageal pacing and electrophysiology studies
  • Placement, programming and follow up of transvenous and epicardial pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators including experience in biventricular pacing and lead extractions
  • ECG, 24-hour cardioscan, tilt table and exercise treadmill

Publications

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Research

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