Kevin K. Whitehead, MD, PhD

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Kevin K. Whitehead, MD, PhD, is a board-certified attending cardiologist in the Cardiac Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Phone: 215-590-4040

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

Graduate Degree

PhD - University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cardiologist

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

Departments and Services



Whitehead KK, Pekkan K, Kitajima HD, Paridon SM, Yoganathan AP, Fogel MA. Nonlinear power loss during exercise in single-ventricle patients after the Fontan: insights from computational fluid dynamics. Circulation. 2007 Sep 11;116(11 Suppl):I165-71. PMID: 17846299

Harris MA, Weinberg PM, Whitehead KK, Fogel MA. Usefulness of branch pulmonary artery regurgitant fraction to estimate the relative right and left pulmonary vascular resistances in congenital heart disease. Am J Cardiol. 2005 Jun 15;95(12):1514-7. PMID: 15950587