Medical School
University of Melbourne (1991)
Austin Hospital, Melbourne (1993), Pediatrics
Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne (1995), Pediatrics
Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne (1999), Pediatrics & Child Health
Children's Hospital Boston - Pediatric Cardiology (2002), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Fetal Cardiac Intervention
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization
  • Research Interest

    • Biodegradable Stents for Structural Heart Disease.
    • Fetal Interventions


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Bench and initial preclinical results of a novel 8 mm diameter double opposed helical biodegradable stent.
    Herbert CE, Veeram Reddy S, Welch TR, Wang J, Richardson JA, Forbess JM, Nugent AW Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2016 Jul
    Thermally processed polymeric microparticles for year-long delivery of dexamethasone.
    Goodfriend AC, Welch TR, Nguyen KT, Johnson RF, Sebastian V, Reddy SV, Forbess J, Nugent A Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl 2016 Jan 58 595-600
    Use of nesiritide in critically ill children with biventricular dysfunction suffering from oliguria despite standard heart-failure management.
    Das BB, Koch J, Dimas V, Guleserian K, Nugent A Cardiol Young 2015 Dec 1-5
    Sudden death in childhood cardiomyopathy: results from a long-term national population-based study.
    Bharucha T, Lee KJ, Daubeney PE, Nugent AW, Turner C, Sholler GF, Robertson T, Justo R, Ramsay J, Carlin JB, Colan SD, King I, Weintraub RG, Davis AM J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2015 Jun 65 21 2302-10


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    Honors & Awards

    • Texas Super Doctors
      Texas Monthly Magazine (2016)
    • Best Pediatrics Specialists
      D Magazine (2011)
    • Best Doctors in America

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American College of Cardiology
    • American Heart Association
    • Dallas County Medical Society
    • Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas
    • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
    • Texas Medical Association