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Kristine Guleserian

Kristine Jane Guleserian, M.D.

Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL  33155-3009
United States
305 663-8401
786 624-4201 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Harvard College (A.B. Classics-Greek 1990)
Boston University School of Medicine (M.D. 1994)
Brown University General Surgery Residency (1994-1999)
Boston Children's Hospital/CV Tissue Engineering Fellowship (1999-2001)
Washington University CT Surgery Residency (2001-2003)
Boston Children's Hospital/Congenital Heart Surg. Fellowship (2003-2004)
Associate Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas,TX (2005-2016)
Surgical Director, Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation, UTSW (2006-2016)
Surgical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Surgery, UTSW (2010-2016)
Cardiovascular Surgeon, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, FL (2016-present)
Director of Cardiac Transplantation, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, FL (2016-present)

Other Interests

Cardiac morphology
Cardiovascular tissue engineering
Cardiac transplantation & ventricular assist devices
Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Pulmonary atresia/intact ventricular septum
Contemporary art/architecture
Offshore fishing, Alpine skiing, Kitesurfing
Historic hotels
F1 racing


Pediatric cardiac transplantation

Mechanical support of single ventricle

Resuscitative hybrid palliation

Neonatal aortic arch reconstruction

Mini sternotomy

Pulmonary atresia/intact ventricular septum

Surgical education