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Jeffrey A. Feinstein , MD

Associate Professor
Pediatrics
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Jeffrey A. Feinstein, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) is Director of Pediatric Cardiology Inpatient Ward, Director of the Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and Director of the Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease at Stanford. The Wall Center provides comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services for adults and children with all forms of pulmonary vascular disease, and supports research dedicated to finding cures. As a pediatric interventional cardiologist, he applies techniques such as balloon angioplasty and valvuloplasty, endovascular stenting, and coil embolization for the treatment of congenital heart disease in patients of all ages. Dr. Feinstein is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions and is a member of the American Heart Association and American Academy of Pediatrics. He sits on the Congenital Cardiac Defects Committee of the American Heart Association. He has been an invited to speak on the subjects of pediatric interventional cardiac catheterization, pulmonary hypertension, and congenital heart disease at the American College of Cardiology, American Academy of Pediatrics and the Blue Cross/Blue Shield policy board as well as at various pediatric heart centers. His areas of focus and research include the development and testing of transcatheter devices and therapies for the treatment of congenital heart disease, computer simulation and modeling of congenital heart disease and its treatment, and the evaluation and treatment of pulmonary hypertension/pulmonary vascular disease. Additionally, he is conducting clinical trials in the management of acute pulmonary hypertensive crisis in children and tracking the outcomes and practice in pediatric pulmonary hypertension. Dr. Feinstein has an M.S. in Biomedical Engineering and an M.P.H. in Health Policy. Dr. Feinstein has an M.P.H from George Washington University Health Administration, a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Duke University, an M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University, and his M.D. from New York Medical College.

Contact Information

(650) 721-2121

750 Welch Rd., #305

Stanford, CA 94305-5731

jeff.feinstein@stanford.edu

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Radiology Cardiac Catheterization

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