Laura M. Mercer-Rosa, MD, MSCE

Laura M. Mercer-Rosa, MD, MSCE
Laura M Mercer-Rosa, MD, MSCE, is a board-certified attending cardiologist in the Cardiac Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus

Phone: 215-590-4040

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil


Pediatrics - Hospital de Clinicas, Curitiba, Brazil
Pediatrics - Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL


Pediatric Cardiology - Instituto do Coracao, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pediatric Cardiology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Cardiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cardiologist

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

Departments and Services




Mercer-Rosa L., Fedec A., Gruber P. and Seliem M.: Cor triatriatum sinister with and without left ventricular inflow obstruction: visualization of the entire supravalvular membrane by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography. Impact on clinical management of individual patient. Congenit Heart Dis. 2006 Nov;1(6):335-9.

Mercer-Rosa L, Seliem MA, Fedec A, Rome J, Rychik J and Gaynor JW: Illustration of the additional value of real-time 3-dimensional echocardiography to conventional transthoracic and transesophageal 2-dimensional echocardiography in imaging muscular ventricular septal defects: does this have any impact on individual patient treatment? J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2006 Dec;19(12):1511-9.

Lopez L, Mercer-Rosa L, Zahn EM, Altman NR, Dubois R, Burke RP: The "hinge-twist" technique for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Aug;82(2):e19-21.



Mercer-Rosa L, Malreany M. Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. In: The 5-minute Pediatric Consult. Schwartz MW, editor. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott & Williams; 2008. p 434-435.