Physician’s Profile

Linda J Addonizio, MD

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Director, Program for Pediatric Cardiomyopathy, Heart Failure and Transplantation
Circulatory Failure
Heart Failure ( Pediatric)
Heart Transplant
Heart Transplantation
Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Echocardiography
Pulmonary Hypertension

Dr. Addonizio began the Pediatric Cardiac Transplant Program in 1984 and presently directs the Program for Pediatric Cardiomyopathy, Heart Failure and Transplantation. This program offers comprehensive multidisciplinary care to children from all over the world who have complex heart disease and / or are at high risk for transplantation. She is also part of the Columbia Muscular Dystrophy Association Clinic and the New York Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center Cardiogenetics Program. Her research is in the area of transplantation, cardiomyopathy and heart failure in children.


Rustin McIntosh Award

Elected to Board of Directors of International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation

Governor's Award for Excellence as a Woman in History

Pediatric cardiology
Pediatric Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy
Pediatric Heart Transplantation
Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension