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Secondary Specialty:

Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications:

Pediatric Cardiology


MD, University of Buenos Aires Buenos Aires, Argentina


University of Florida
Gainesville, FL USA


Childrens Hospital Boston
Boston, MA
Childrens Hospital Boston
Boston, MA


UPMC Presbyterian
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Altoona



Jacqueline Kreutzer, MD, FAAC, FSCAI


Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

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Research Interests

  • Atrial Septal Occluder Post Market Approval Studies, industry sponsored
  • Coarctation of aorta registry: Comparison between surgical, vs. balloon angioplasty, vs. intravascular stent placement for recurrent or native coarctation of aorta. Multicenter study sponsored by the CCISC (Congenital Cardiovascular Interventional Study Consortium).
  • COAST study: Multicenter study on the use of CP platinum bare metal stents as well as covered stent for coarctation of aorta. Completed enrollment for Phase I of the trial. Obtained approval for Continued Access to the investigational device. Second Phase of the trial (COASTII or covered stent trial ) is ongoing.
  • National and Institutional PI for multicenter trial: Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Post-Approval Study, sponsored by Medtronic

View Dr. Kreutzer's full list of publications from PubMed.

Biography Summary

Jacqueline Kreutzer, MD, FAAC, FSCAI is Children's director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. A native of Argentina, she came to Pittsburgh from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention. In addition to her clinical duties as leader of interventional cardiology at the Heart Center, she is has a strong academic and teaching record. She has authored more than 60 scientific publications, and has served as guest reviewer for several journals, including Catheterization and Cardiovascular Intervention, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, American Journal of Cardiology, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Journal of the American College of Cardiology and others. She has taught extensively internally, nationally and internationally. She has served as active member of multiple societies, committees and boards, such as the American Board of Pediatrics, Subboard of Pediatric Cardiology, the American College of Cardiology NCDR IMPACT Registry, the American Heart Association CDVY Committee on Congenital Cardiac Defects, and others. She is board certified in Pediatric Cardiology and in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. Her research interests include novel catheter/device use for cardiac catheterization and transcatheter intervention.

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