Russell Cross, MD Cardiologist



Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 1994
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • MS, Biomedical Engineering, 1989
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, 1987
    University of Texas at Austin
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Russell Cross, MD

Patient story

Alexis's Story

"She likes to show off her scar and tell whoever listens that Children's National fixed her heart."

Patient story

Austin's Story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Forward and Store Telemedicine Using Motion Pictures Expert Group A Novel Approach to Pediatric Teleechocardiography

(2004) Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

Auscultation of bilateral breath sounds does not rule out endobronchial intubation in children

(2002) Anesthesia Analog

A Controller for Regulation of Mean Arterial Blood Pressure Using Optimum Nitroprusside Infusion Rate

(1991) IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering

Crosssectional imaging in congenital anomalies of the heart and great vessels magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography

(2004) Seminars in Roentgenology

Impact of Telemedicine on the Practice of Pediatric Cardiology in Community Hospitals

(2002) Pediatrics

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