William Eugene Hellenbrand MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology); Section Chief

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchPediatrics: Pediatric Cardiology: Adult Congenital Heart Program

Research Interests

Transcatheter treatment of congenital heart disease; Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation; Covered stents for coarctation of the aorta; ASD closure; PDA closure more...


  • M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 1970

Selected Publications

  • Melody valve implant within failed bioprosthetic valves in the pulmonary position: a multicenter experience. Gillespie MJ, Rome JJ, Levi DS, Williams RJ, Rhodes JF, Cheatham JP, Hellenbrand WE, Jones TK, Vincent JA, Zahn EM, McElhinney DB. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Dec;5(6):862-70 .
  • Reliability and accuracy of echocardiographic right heart evaluation in the U.S. Melody Valve Investigational Trial. Brown DW, McElhinney DB, Araoz PA, Zahn EM, Vincent JA, Cheatham JP, Jones TK, Hellenbrand WE, O'Leary PW. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2012 Apr;25(4):383-392.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2011.12.022. Epub 2012 Jan 21.
  • Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease Adjustment for Risk Method (CHARM). Bergersen L, Gauvreau K, Foerster SR, Marshall AC, McElhinney DB, Beekman RH 3rd, Hirsch R, Kreutzer J, Balzer D, Vincent J, Hellenbrand WE, Holzer R, Cheatham JP, Moore JW, Burch G, Armsby L, Lock JE, Jenkins KJ. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Sep;4(9):1037-46.



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