Medical School
The Ohio State University (1998)
Children's Hospital - Columbus (1999), Pediatrics
Children's Hospital - Columbus (2001), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2005), Pediatric Cardiology
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2006), Pediatric Echocardiography

Specialty Areas

Research Interest

  • fetal echocardiography
  • pediatric echocardiography


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Aspirin Resistance in Single-Ventricle Physiology: Aspirin Prophylaxis Is Not Adequate to Inhibit Platelets in the Immediate Postoperative Period.
Mir A, Frank S, Journeycake J, Wolovitis J, Guleserian K, Heistein L, Lemler M Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2015 Jun 99 6 2158-64
Oxygen supplementation is helpful for the echocardiographic detection of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery.
Blanco VM, Blalock SE, Ramaciotti C, Lemler M, Heistein L, Moore J, Ikemba C J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2010 Oct 23 10 1099-102
Aspirin resistance in children with heart disease at risk for thromboembolism: prevalence and possible mechanisms.
Heistein LC, Scott WA, Zellers TM, Fixler DE, Ramaciotti C, Journeycake JM, Lemler MS Pediatr Cardiol 2008 Mar 29 2 285-91

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Echocardiography