Michael D. Quartermain, MD

Michael D. Quartermain, MD

 Michael D. Quartermain, MD, is an attending cardiologist and Medical Director of the Echocardiography Laboratory in the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC.

Internship

Pediatrics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellow, Pediatric Echocardiography and Fetal Echocardiography - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Pediatric Cardiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

General Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cardiologist

Medical Director, Pediatric Echocardiography Lab

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2016

McElhinney DB, Quartermain MD, Kenny D, Alboliras E, Amin Z. Relative Risk Factors for Cardiac Erosion Following Transcatheter Closure of Atrial Septal Defects: A Case-Control Study. Circulation. 2016 May 3;133(18):1738-46. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.019987. Epub 2016 Mar 21. 

Margossian R, Sleeper LA, Pearson GD, Barker PC, Mertens L, Quartermain MD, Su JT, Shirali G, Chen S, Colan SD. Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Assessment of Diastolic Function in Single-Ventricle Patients After the Fontan Procedure. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Sep 10. pii: S0894-7317(16)30339-X. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.07.016. [Epub ahead of print]

2015

Quartermain MD, Pasquali SK, Hill KD, Goldberg DJ, Huhta JC, Jacobs JP, Jacobs ML, Kim S. National Variation in Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease by State and Lesion Type: An analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery (STS-CHS) Database. Pediatrics 2015. Aug;136(2):e378-85.

Abstracts

2015

Walsh MJ, Verghese GR, Ferguson EM, Goldberg DJ, Owens ST, Pinto N, Zyblewski SC, Quartermain MD. Counseling Practices for Fetal Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine; 2015 Mar; San Diego, CA.

2014

Quartermain MD, Pasquali SK, Hill KD, Goldberg DJ, Huhta JC,  Jacobs JP, Jacobs ML, Kim S, Ungerleider RM. Variation in Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease by Geographical Location and Defect Type: An analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database. Oral Abstract presented at: American College  of Cardiology Annual Sessions; 2014 Mar; Washington, DC.

Lenfest C, Quartermain MD, Walsh MJ, Verghese GR, Ungerleider RM. Can a Single Ventricle Interstage Monitoring Program be Successfully Implemented in a Smaller Volume Center? 17th Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease; 2014 Feb; Buena Vista, FL..

Chen K, Anderson A, Mertz H, Akoma U, Quartermain MD. Single Umbilical Artery: the role of additional risk factors in the fetus and the relationship to congenital heart disease. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Scientific Sessons; 2014 Feb; New Orleans, LA.            

Books

Chapters

2015

Quartermain MD.  Echocardiography. In: Alboliras E, Hijazi Z, Lopez C, Hagler D, editors. Atlas of Neonatal Cardiology. Blackwell Publishing; 2015.

2013

Quartermain MD. In: Congenital Heart Disease Presenting in the Infant and Young Child. Atlas of Cardiovascular Emergencies. New York: McGraw Hill; 2013.

2012

Goff D, Quartermain MD, Szwast A. Fetal Cardiology for the Practitioner. In: Gleason MM, Shaddy RE, Rychik J. Pediatric Practice: Cardiology. New York: McGraw Hill; 2012. p. 98-110.

2011

Quartermain MD. Coarctation of the Aorta. In: Rychik J, Tian Z. Fetal Cardiovascular Imaging: A Disease Based Approach. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier (Saunders); 2011. p. 181-118.      

Quartermain MD.  Double-Outlet Right Ventricle. In: Rychik J, Tian Z. Fetal Cardiovascular Imaging: A Disease Based  Approach. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier (Saunders); 2011. p. 115-124.                                                       

Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation

Quartermain MD. Wake Forest-Novant Maternal Fetal Medicine Conference: Complex Prenatal Screening for Improved Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease; 2014 Dec; Winston-Salem, NC.

Awards and Honors

2013, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine Faculty Teaching Award

2011, Faculty Honor Roll for Teaching Pediatrics Residency Program, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia                         

2009, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia 12th Annual Update of Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Young Investigator Abstract Finalist. “Cardiopulmonary Bypass Does Not Cause Neurocognitive Decline in Children and Adolescents."

2008, Arthur E. Weyman Young Investigator's Award Finalist, American Society of Echocardiography Scientific Sessions 2008. Presentation of "Left Ventricle to Right Ventricle Size Discrepancy in the Fetus: Can We Reliably Predict the Presence of Critical Congenital Heart Disease?"

2008, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Day Abstract Winner, "Left Ventricle to Right Ventricle Size Discrepancy in the Fetus: Can We Reliably Predict the Presence of Critical Congenital Heart Disease."

2004-2005, Ann Newman Fellow for Clinical Excellence in Pediatric Cardiology. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

2000, Alpha Omega Alpha. Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

Reviewer

Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

Pediatrics

Pediatric Cardiology

Echocardiography

Cardiology in the Young                                           

World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery

Editorial Boards

2012-2014, Pediatric Ultrasound Today, Editorial Board 

Institutional and Academic Committees

2012-present, Department of Pediatrics Outreach Committee, Section member

2013-2014, Pediatric Cardiology Chief Search Committee, Member

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2013, American Heart Association’s Advocacy Network 

2013, FASE, American Society of Echocardiography