Our specialists

Our highly skilled and specialized team of pediatric cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons at Herma Heart Center are highly experienced and have some of the best outcomes in the nation.

Cardiothoracic surgeons

Cardiologists

Cardiac intensive care

Cardiac anesthesiologists

Fellows

  • Matthew W. Buelow MD
  • Christen Chamberland MD
  • Daniel A. Cox DO
  • Sara Creighton, MD
  • Mamata Eagam DO
  • Pip M. Hidestrand MD
  • Roni Jacobsen MD
  • Rohit S. Loomba MD
  • Chad A. Mackman MD
  • Rodrigo Rios MD
  • Shagun Sachdeva MBBS
  • Jon Willes MD

Advanced practice nurses

Physician assistants

Cardiology nurse clinicians

  • Stacy Fischer (Supervisor)
  • Stacy Avrit
  • Carol Carson
  • Dawn Dziubek
  • Maura Flynn-Galganski
  • Katie Kogutkiewicz
  • Terri Konkel
  • Denise Kowalski
  • Lisa Neidhold
  • Lauren Raczaka
  • Liz Reid
  • Emily Reinhardt
  • Diane Smith
  • Jane Sowinski
  • Katie Vogt
  • Deb Walbergh
  • Paula Welch

Surgery nurse clinicians

  • Yvonne Renick RN (Lead)
  • Laura Haas RN
  • Elizabeth Weber RN
  • Karla Zilinski RN

Fetal heart program coordinator

  • Maura Flynn Galganski, RN

Cardiac social workers

  • Jennifer Garcia
  • Pat Stoll

Neurodevelopmental

Herma Heart Center psychologist

Cardiac dietician

  • Julie Slicker
  • Melissa White

Perfusionists

  • Kristine Chase
  • Kevin Daley
  • Patrick Vanderwal
  • Caleb Varner