Dr. Catherine Minor Ikemba MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Catherine Ikemba is a pediatric cardiologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Medical Center of Dallas and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Ikemba accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 33 doctors at Children's Medical Center of Dallas and one of 23 at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Children's Medical Center of Dallas
Ranked #20 in Pediatrics: Cardiology & Heart Surgery

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1996–1999

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1999–2003

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 15 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 10 years in Pediatric Cardiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Model of magnetically guided fetal cardiac intervention: potential to avoid direct cardiac puncture.
Nugent, A. W.,Kowal, R. C.,Juraszek, A. L.,Ikemba, C.,Magee, K.

Device closure of a pseudoaneurysm of the right ventricular outflow tract in an infant with right ventricle- to- pulmonary artery homograft.
Herbert, C.,Ikemba, C.,Nugent, A.

Intracardiac shunting and stroke in children: a systematic review.
Dowling, M.M., Ikemba, C.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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