Curt DeGroff, M.S.E.E., M.D.

Director of Non-invasive Imaging, UF Health Congenital Heart Center, Gainesville, Florida

Practices at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

Academic Office

UF Health Congenital Heart Center
1600 SW Archer Road – Box 100296
Gainesville, FL 32610
tel     (352) 273-7831
fax    (3526 392-0547

Clinical Focus

Dr. DeGroff’s primary interest is in non-invasive imaging, particularly pediatric and congenital echocardiography. Dr. DeGroff is also involved in research in heart valve development and computational modeling of the cardiovascular system.


  • Fellowship – Pediatric Cardiology, 1992-1995
    Oregon Health Science University, Portland, Oregon
  • Residency – Pediatrics, 1989-1992
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1985-1989
    SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn New York
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California


Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology (1996)

Florida Medical Licensure since 2008

Professional Societies

Editorial board member for Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography.

Member of the NIH Scientific Review Group SBIR/STTR Small Business Cardiovascular Devices Special Reviewer Emphasis Panel


For more information about Dr. DeGroff’s publications, please visit our website.