Julie Brothers, MD, FAAP

Julie Brothers, MD, FAAP a board-certified cardiologist and director of CHOP’s Lipid Heart Clinic.

Areas of Expertise: Preventive Cardiology
Phone: 215-590-4040

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn.


    Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Ore.


    Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Ore.


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Director, Lipid Heart Clinic

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Pediatric exercise testing and Cardiovascular disease prevention
    Coronary Artery Anomalies

  • Publications


    Brothers J, Gaynor JW, Paridon S, Lorber R, Jacobs M. Anomalous Aortic Origin of a Coronary Artery with an Interarterial Course: Understanding Current Management Strategies in Children and Young Adults. Pediatr Cardiol. 2009 Jun 2. Read abstract

    Brothers JA, Stephens P, Gaynor JW, Lorber R, Vricella LA, Paridon SM.  Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery with an interarterial course: should family screening be routine? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 May 27;51(21):2062-4. PMID: 18498963. Read abstract

    Brothers JA, McBride MG, Seliem MA, Marino BS, Tomlinson RS, Pampaloni MH, Gaynor JW, Spray TL, Paridon SM.  Evaluation of myocardial ischemia after surgical repair of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery in a series of pediatric patients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007 Nov 20;50(21):2078-82. Epub 2007 Nov 5.
    PMID: 18021877. Read abstract