Curt Fudge

Curt Fudge, M.D.,M.H.S

Program Director And Clinical Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5422
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About Curt Fudge

James Curtis Fudge Jr., MD, MHS, is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. Dr. Fudge received his medical degree and completed his pediatric residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. Following the completion of his residency, Dr. Fudge pursued a fellowship, a Master of Health Science in clinical research and a postgraduate program in congenital interventional catheterization at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. 

Prior to UF Health, Dr. Fudge served as a faculty instructor at the Medical College of Georgia in the division of pediatric emergency medicine, and he worked as a medical instructor at Duke University Medical Center in the division of pediatric cardiology. 

At UF Health, Dr. Fudge is the director of the congenital cardiac catheterization program at the UF Health Congenital Heart Center. He is also a member of UF Health’s Cardiac Catheterization Task Force, and he organizes UF Health’s annual Cardiac Catheterization Conference. 

Dr. Fudge’s clinical interests include cardiac catheterization and pediatric cardiology.


Travel Grant
2008 · Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention
William P. Kanto Resident Research Award
2004 · Medical College of Georgia
Academic Achievement Scholarship
1999-2000 · Medical College of Georgia

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology
Areas of Interest
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Heart murmurs
  • Pediatric Cardiology


Pulsatile ventricular assist device as a bridge to transplant for the early high-risk single-ventricle physiology.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 162(2):405-413.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.09.071. [PMID] 33546851.
A novel hybrid stent technique to treat canine pulmonic stenosis.
Journal of veterinary cardiology : the official journal of the European Society of Veterinary Cardiology. 32:1-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvc.2020.08.003. [PMID] 33031996.
Organ doses in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac-centered fluoroscopically guided interventions: Comparison of three methods for computational phantom alignment.
Medical physics. [DOI] 10.1002/mp.13044. [PMID] 29896882.
Pulmonary and Tricuspid Valvuloplasty in Carcinoid Heart Disease
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 91(7):E68-E71 [DOI] 10.1002/ccd.26615.
Hybrid Stage 1 Palliation in a Patient With Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Unusual Decompressing Levoatrial Cardinal Vein in Turner Syndrome: Utility of Multimodality Imaging
World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 7(3):375-376 [DOI] 10.1177/2150135116641908.
Improving detection of hypertension in girls with turner syndrome using ambulatory blood pressure monitoring.
Hormone research in paediatrics. 81(1):25-31 [DOI] 10.1159/000355510. [PMID] 24281046.


Fellowship – Pediatric Cardiology
2008 · Duke University
Residency – Pediatrics
2004 · Medical College of Georgia
Medical Degree
2001 · Medical College of Georgia

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship

Contact Details

(352) 273-5422