A photo of Haleh C. Heydarian.

Director, Single Ventricle Interstage Program

Director, Neurodevelopmental and Educational Clinic

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Board Certified

About Me

Clinical Interests

Echocardiography; fetal echocardiography; Cardiac Step-Down Unit; Interstage Program; Neurodevelopment and Education Clinic; General Cardiology Outpatient Clinic

Research Interests

Dyssynchrony; quality improvement

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Fetal Care, Heart, Single Ventricular Interstage, Cardiac MRI, Neurodevelopmental Conditions, Fetal Heart Program

My Locations

My Education

MD: Marshall University, Huntington, WV.

Residency: Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH.

My Publications

Norwood Procedure With Left Ventricle Exclusion in Complex Single Ventricle Patients: A Novel Technique. Riggs, KW; Kavoosi, TA; Kroslowitz, B; Zafar, F; Heydarian, HC; Morales, DL S. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Hearth Surgery. 2019; 10:552-557.

Health-Related Quality of Life in Children and Young Adults with Marfan Syndrome. Handisides, JC; Hollenbeck-Pringle, D; Uzark, K; Trachtenberg, FL; Pemberton, VL; Atz, TW; Bradley, TJ; Cappella, E; De Nobele, S; Groh, GK-T; et al. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2019; 204:250-255.e1.

Predictors of Rapid Aortic Root Dilation and Referral for Aortic Surgery in Marfan Syndrome. Hoskoppal, A; Menon, S; Trachtenberg, F; Burns, KM; De Backer, J; Gelb, BD; Gleason, M; James, J; Lai, WW; Liou, A; et al. Pediatric Cardiology. 2018; 39:1453-1461.

Influence of Aortic Stiffness on Aortic-Root Growth Rate and Outcome in Patients With the Marfan Syndrome. Tierney, ES S; Levine, JC; Sleeper, LA; Roman, MJ; Bradley, TJ; Colan, SD; Chen, S; Campbell, MJ; Cohen, MS; De Backer, J; et al. American Journal of Cardiology. 2018; 121:1094-1101.

The Impact of Concomitant Left Ventricular Non-compaction with Congenital Heart Disease on Perioperative Outcomes. Ramachandran, P; Woo, JG; Ryan, TD; Bryant, R; Heydarian, HC; Jefferies, JL; Towbin, JA; Lorts, A. Pediatric Cardiology. 2016; 37:1307-1312.

Echocardiography: Basic principles and imaging. Heydarian, HC; Kimball, TR. In: Allen HD; Shaddy RE; Penny DJ; Feltes TF; Cetta F, Ed. Moss and Adams' Heart Disease in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: Including the Fetus and Young Adult: Ninth Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2016.