University of Colorado Seal
Join our community:TwitterFacebook

Eduardo Da Cruz, MD

Professor, Pediatrics-Cardiology
Da Cruz
Clinic Phone: 720-777-6820

Specialties: Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, European Board of Pediatric Cardiology

Location: Aurora - Children's Hospital Colorado

Conditions & Treatments: Heart and Circulation - Congenital Heart Disease

 
General Information
Gender: Male
Languages: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese
Clinical Interest for Patients: I have trained in Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology and Intensive Care, and -over the last 20 years- I have developed an expertise in the management of medical and surgical (post-operative) cardiac patients, from neonates to adults with congenital cardiac diseases.
Care Philosophy: I strive to promote quality, safety and interdisciplinary practices and optimal communication between patients, their families and our staff.
Volunteer Activities: I have been involved in humanitarian work for more than two decades and I am currently the President of Surgeons of Hope, a Non-Governmental Organization based in New York and in charge of developing programs of pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery in Latin America.
Education and Training
Medical Schools
MD, Universidad de Costa Rica (1986)

Fellowships
University of Paris, Rene Descartes, Pediatric Cardiology & Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (1992)

Specialty Information
Specialties
Pediatrics, Board Certification
Pediatrics - Pediatric Cardiology (2007)
European Board of Pediatric Cardiology, Certificate (1994)

Conditions & Treatments
Heart and Circulation - Congenital Heart Disease
Practice Locations
Hospital Affiliation
Children's Hospital Colorado

Clinical Location
Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234
800-624-6553
Appointments: 720-777-1234
Website

Job Titles
Academic - Professor
Department - Head, Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Program; Director, CICU & CPCU

Department, Section / Division
Pediatrics, Pediatrics-Cardiology

Recognition & Awards
Universidad de Costa Rica, Suma Cum Laude (1985)

Surgeons of Hope, President (2011)

Professional Memberships
Association for the European Pediatric Cardiology - Member
European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery - Member, Board of the Congenital Domain
European Society of Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care - Member
European Society of Intensive Care Medicine - Member
Society of Critical Care Medicine - Member
Swiss Society of Pediatric Cardiology - Member
Societe Francaise de Cardiologie - Member
Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society - Member
European Society of Cardiology - Member
Society for Pediatric Research - Member
Sociedad Latina de Cardiologia y Cirugia Cardiovascular - Member
World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery - Member
World federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies - Member
Pediatric Intensive Care Society of the United Kingdom - Member
British Pediatric Cardiac Association - Member
Research & Grants
Research Interests
My research interests are focused on the nutrition of the critically-ill pediatric cardiac patient, quality improvement and safety, development of new monitoring strategies and cardiovascular pharmacology.
Information for Referring Providers
Clinical Interests for Referring Providers: Peri-operative treatment and medical management of babies, children and young adults with simple or complex congenital or acquired heart diseases; cardiac catheterization

Research Interest for Referring Providers: My research interests are focused on the nutrition of the critically-ill pediatric cardiac patient, quality improvement and safety, development of new monitoring strategies and cardiovascular pharmacology.

Hospital Affiliation
Children's Hospital Colorado

Clinical Location: Aurora - Children's Hospital Colorado

Clinic Phone: 720-777-6820

Fax Phone: 720-777-7290

Lab Phone: 720-777-4055
Filter Results
Keyword

Name

Specialties

Hospitals

Conditions Treated
Gender
Male
Female
Departments

Centers & Institutes

Clinical Locations

Languages