Dr. Kathleen M Ruppel MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Kathleen Ruppel is a pediatric cardiologist in San Francisco, California. She received her medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1995 - 1997

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1997 - 2000

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Cardiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Essential role for Galpha13 in endothelial cells during embryonic development.
Ruppel, K. M.,Willison, D.,Kataoka, H.,Wang, A.,Zheng, Y. W.,Cornelissen, I.,Yin, L.,Xu, S. M.,Coughlin, S. R.

Cold-sensitive mutants G680V and G691C of Dictyostelium myosin II confer dramatically different biochemical defects.
Patterson, B., Ruppel, K. M., Wu, Y., Spudich, J. A.

Structure-function analysis of the motor domain of myosin.
Ruppel, K. M., Spudich, J. A.

See all 12 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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