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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-3278
Fax: 832-825-5899


6651 Main Street
Legacy Tower, 21st Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Alan F. Riley, MD


School Education Degree Year
Children's National Medical Center Fellowship Pediatric Cardiology 2013
Yale University - New Haven Hospital Residency Pediatrics 2009
Jefferson Medical College Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2006


Dr. Riley’s clinical practice focuses on outpatient and inpatient care of children and young adults with acquired and congenital heart disease. He sees patients at the main campus clinic, Clear Lake Health Center, and on the inpatient wards of Texas Children’s Hospital. He is a member of the American Society of Echocardiography and is a faculty member in the Texas Children’s Hospital echocardiography laboratory. His academic interests include emerging non-invasive cardiac imaging modalities and he is leading educational curriculum development at Texas Children’s Hospital regarding the clinical use of miniaturized, point-of-care echocardiography.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography Member

Selected Publications

A. Riley, MD, C. Sable, MD, A. Prasad, MD, C. Spurney, MD, A. Harahsheh, MD, S. Clauss, MD, J. Colyer, MD, M. Gierdalski, PhD., A. Johnson, BSN, G. Pearson, MD, ScD, and J. Rosenthal, MD. "Utility of Hand-Held Echocardiography in Outpatient Pediatric Cardiology Management." Pediatric Cardiology 2014 Pubmed PMID: 24913414.

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.