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Russell Cross, MD, Pediatric Cardiology, Washington, DC, MedStar Washington Hospital Center

RussellR.CrossMD

Pediatric Cardiology Washington, DC

Pediatric Cardiac CT and MRI, Pediatric Echocardiography

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine & Hlth Sci

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  • Office

    111 Michigan Avenue, NW
    Division of Cardiology
    Washington, DC 20010
    Phone+1 202-476-2020
    Fax+1 202-476-5700
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Education & Training

  • Children's National Medical Center/George Washington University
    Children's National Medical Center/George Washington UniversityFellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1997 - 2000
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    University of Texas Health Science Center at HoustonResidency, Pediatrics, 1994 - 1997
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolClass of 1994
  • The University of Texas at Arlington / The University of Texas Southwestern   Graduate School
    The University of Texas at Arlington / The University of Texas Southwestern Graduate SchoolM.Sc., Biomedical Engineering, 1987 - 1989
  • The University of Texas
    The University of TexasB.S., Electrical Engineering, 1983 - 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • DE State Medical License
    DE State Medical License 2022 - 2023
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2022 - 2023
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2009 - 2024
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 2002 - 2024
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2000 - 2022
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 1998 - 2024
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1995 - 1998
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology
  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Anesthetic Considerations for Magnetic Resonance Imaging‐Guided Right‐Heart Catheterization in Pediatric Patients: A Single Institution Experience  
    Joshua P Kanter, Jamie M Schwartz, Russell R Cross, Andrew J Matisoff, Laura J Olivieri, Nina Deutsch, Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Improved Workflow for Quantification of Right Ventricular Volumes Using Free-Breathing Motion Corrected Cine Imaging  
    Laura Olivieri, Russell Cross, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Identified mortality risk factors associated with presentation, initial hospitalisation, and interstage period for the Norwood operation in a multi-centre registry: a ...  
    Cross R, Harahsheh A, McCarter R, Martin G, Cardiology in the Young, 4/1/2014
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Should Prophylactic Tricuspid Annuloplasty Be Performed in Patients with Pulmonary Regurgitation Needing Pulmonary Valve Replacement After Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot?
    Kurkluoglu M, Costello J, Zurakowski D, John A, Cross R, Chung D, Jonas R, Sinha P, Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting, 1/27/2014
  • Identified Mortality Risk Factors Associated with Presentation, Initial Hospitalization, and Interstage Period for the Norwood Operation in a Multicenter Registry.
    Cross R, Harahsheh A, McCarter R, Martin G for the Joint Council on Congenital Heart Disease (JCCHD) National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative (N..., JACC, 3/27/2012
  • Utilizing Speckle Tracking Echocardiography to Analyze Strain Patterns in Pediatric Patients with Suspected Myocarditis. Poster
    Prasad A, Klugman D, Gierdalski M, Cross R, American Heart Association Scientific Session, Orlando, FL, 11/16/2011
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Lectures

  • Interstage Mortality Risk Following the Norwood Operation. Invited Lecture 
    Cincinnati, OH - 5/22/2011
  • Imaging the Adult and Adolescent with a Fontan: Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Invited Lecture 
    Chicago, IL - 11/16/2010
  • Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Pediatric Cardiology. Invited Lecture 
    Washington, DC - 12/10/2009
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations