Stanford G. Ewing, MD, FAAP, FRCP(C)

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Stanford G. Ewing, MD, FAAP, FRCP(C), is an attending cardiologist in the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with special interest in fetal and transthoracic echocardiography.

Areas of Expertise: Fetal echocardiography, Transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography
Locations: Main Hospital; Pediatric Cardiologists in King of Prussia, PA

Phone: 215-590-4040

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH


Pediatrics - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH


Pediatrics - University of California, San Francisco, CA
Pediatrics - IWK Children's Hospital, Halifax, NS


Pediatric Cardiology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric Cardiology - Pediatric Cardiology, University of California San Francisco, Moffitt-Long, San Francisco, CA

Board Certification

Pediatric Cardiology – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cardiologist

Director, Pediatric Cardiology Program

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Snarr B, Liu M, Zuckerberg J, Falkensammer C, Nadaraj S, Burstein D, Ho D, Gardner M, Butto A, Ewing S, Pandian N, Banerjee A: The Parasternal Short-Axis View Improves Diagnostic Accuracy for Inferior Sinus Venosus Type of Atrial Septal Defects by Transthoracic Echocardiography. JASE Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. Dr. Alan Pearlman (eds.). Elsevier, 30(3): 209-15, March 2017.


Collins RT, Weinberg PA, Ewing S, Fogel M: Pulmonary Artery Sling in an Asymptomatic 15 year old boy. Circulation 117: 2403-2406, 2008.


Seliem MA, Fedec A, Szwast A, Farrell PE Jr, Ewing SG, Gruber P, Spray TL: Arterioventricular Valve Morphology and Dynamics in Congenital Heart Disease as  Imaged with Real-Time 3-Dimensional Matrix-Array Echocardiography: Comparison with 2-Dimensional Imaging and Surgical Findings. J Am Soc Echocardiography 20: 869-876, 2007.


Selim MA, Fedec A, Cohen MS, Ewing SG, Farrell PE Jr, Rychik J, Schultz A, Gaynor JW, Spray TL: Echocardiographic imaging of congenital heart disease using Matrix Array technology: Feee-hand real time scanning adds instant morphology details not well delineated by conventional 2-D imaging. J Am Soc Echocardiography 19: 121-129, 2006.


Rychik J, Tian Z, Cohen M, Ewing S, Cohen D, Howell L, Wilson D, Johnson M, Hedrick H, Flake A, Cromblehome T, Adzick S: Acute Cardiovascular Effects of Fetal Surgery in the Human. Circulation  100: 1549-1556, September 2004.


Gopal K, Hudson I, Ludmir J, Braffman M, Ewing S, Bavaria, Wong K, Bridges : Homograft Aortic Root Replacement During Pregnancy. Ann Thorac Surg  74: 243-245, 2002.


Robinson B, Eshaghpour E, Ewing S and Baumgart S: Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy in an Infant  of a Diabetic Mother Support by ECMO and Treatment with ß Adrenergic Blockade and Increased I.V. Fluid Administration   ASAIO  44: 845-847, 1998.


Ewing S, Silverman N: Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Single Coronary Artery in Double-Outlet Right Ventricle. AJC 77: 535-539, March 1996.


Ewing S, Miller R: Generalized nickel dermatitis in a 6-year old boy as a result of swallowing a Canadian nickel. J of Am Acad Derm  25(5): 855-856, Nov 1991.



Dr. Mark Fogel: Pharmacology and Ventricular Performance chapter in Ventricular Function and Blood Flow in Congenital Heart Disease. Futura Publishin Co. 2005.


Fetal and Neonatal Secrets. Ductus Arteriosus section. Hanley & Belfus Medical Publishers, 2000.



Ho and Reddy: Congenital Cardiac Disease, Chapter 2, L-TGA and DORV. Imaging of the CV System. Elsevier Publishers, 2009.


M William Schwartz, Louis M. Bell Jr, Peter M. Bingham, Esther K. Chunt, David F. Friedman, Ronn E. Tanel, Petra Mamula, Kathleen M. Loomes and Maria Mascarenhas: Ventricular Septal Defect. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 5th Edition. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Awards and Honors

2022, Main Line Today Top Docs, Pediatric Cardiology

1969, Dean's List, Princeton University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2009-present, Sonographer Education Committee, Chair
2009-present, ICAEL Certification Echolab Committee, Co-Chair
2001-present, Standards Committee, Echo Lab, CHOP
1998-present, Member/Interviewer, Cardiology Fellowship Selection Committee, CHOP

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2003-present, American Heart Association/Cardiovascular Disease in the Young
1999-present, American Society of Echocardiography
1983-present, Canadian Pediatric Society
1983-present, American Academy of Pediatrics