Heather A. Dickerson, MD

Department or Service

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Cardiology

Phone: 832-824-3278
Fax: 832-825-5630

Contact Information

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

Attending Physician

Texas Children's Hospital

Education

School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pedi Cardiac Critical Care 2004
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Cardiology 2003
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center residency Pediatrics 2000
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center internship Pediatrics 1998
Boston University School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 1997

About

Dr. Dickerson's clinical interest is in pediatric cardiac critical care and postoperative cardiac care. Her research interests center on improving the care of critically ill patients with congenital heart disease. Specific research interests that she is pursuing include therapeutic options in the perioperative care of patients including stress dose steroids. She has also has a special interest in the care of patients with Heterotaxy syndrome and single ventricle cardiac lesions and ways to improve their outcomes.

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Cardiology Member
American Heart Association Member
Harris County Medical Society Member
Society of Critical Care Medicine Member

Selected Publications