Philosophy of Care
The patient comes first and should be treated with knowledgeable compassionate care.
Cardiopulmonary stress test – application in congenital heart disease.
Interventional cardiac catheterization.
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
B.S., UC Davis, Davis, California, 1978
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, 1994
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, 1982
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Honors and Awards:
National Leadership Award, Honorary Co-Chairman Physician Advisory Board, National Republican Congressional Committee May, 2001
Young Investigator’s Award, Second Place, The American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Cardiology, 1986
Select Recent Publications:
Witt RG, Raff G, Van Gundy J, Rodgers-Ohlau M, Si MS: Short-term experience of porcine small intestinal submucosa patches in pediatric cardiovascular surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jan 15.
Van Gundy JC, Van Gundy ET, and Kirkle DJ: Grief Training During Pediatric Residency. JAMA, 12/93.
Danford DA, Cheatham JP, Van Gundy JC, Mohiuddin S, Fleming WH: Inversion of the Left Atrial Appendage-Clinical and Echocardiographic Correlates. Accepted JACC, 1993.
Larse PD, Gupta NC, Lefkowitz DM, Van Gundy JC, Hadford D. PET of Infant in Persistent Vegetative State. Pediatric Neurology 9(4): 323, 1993
Van Gundy JC, Washington RL, Cohen C, Sondheimer HM, Wolfe RR: Normal aerobic and anaerobic exercise data for North American school-age children. J Pediatr. 1988 Feb;112(2):223-33.
Washington RL, Van Gundy JC, Cohen C, et al.: Normal Aerobic and Anaerobic Exercise Data for North American School-age Children. J Ped 12:223, 1988.
Van Gundy JC, Bolam DL, Swigart SA, Nelson RM Jr: Transplacentally Acquired Digoxin Induced Bradycardia in a Neonate. Nebraska Medical Journal, August 1986. (8): 300-2