Dipankar Gupta

Dipankar Gupta, MBBS, DCH, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology

Department: MD-COGNITAL HRT CTR EXCELLENCE
Business Phone: (352) 273-7770
Business Email: dgupta@ufl.edu

About Dipankar Gupta

Dipankar Gupta, MBBS, DCH, MD, is board-certified in pediatrics, pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University College of Medical Sciences at the University of Delhi in India. He then pursued his pediatric residencies at Safdarjang Hospital at the University of Delhi and at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn. 

In 2011, Dr. Gupta joined the University of Florida College of Medicine to pursue a fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine and in pediatric cardiology. While completing his fellowships at the UF College of Medicine, he was awarded the UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Customer Service Key Award and the Douglas J. Barrett M.D. Academic Fellowship Award.

At UF Health, Dr. Gupta serves as a clinical assistant professor and works as a pediatric cardiologist at the UF Health Congenital Heart Center. He is also a member of the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

His clinical interests include pediatric cardiology, congenital heart disease, pediatric heart failure, cardiomyopathy, heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric heart surgery

Publications

2020
Coronary Arterial Abnormalities in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: Pathologic Characteristics of Archived Specimens.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 32(3):531-538 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.02.007. [PMID] 32060012.
2020
Family functioning in the families of paediatric heart transplant recipients prior to outpatient visits and procedures.
Cardiology in the young. 1-3 [DOI] 10.1017/S1047951120004217. [PMID] 33261697.
2020
Left Atrial Appendage Aneurysm Characterized by Multimodal Imaging.
World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 11(4):NP161-NP163 [DOI] 10.1177/2150135118769327. [PMID] 29888627.
2020
Pathologic Characteristics of 119 Archived Specimens Showing the Phenotypic Features of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 32(4):895-903 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.02.019. [PMID] 32092382.
2020
Postoperative vasoactive inotropic score is predictive of outcomes in pediatric heart transplantation.
Clinical transplantation. 34(8) [DOI] 10.1111/ctr.13986. [PMID] 32441792.
2020
Review of the discard and/or refusal rate of offered donor hearts to pediatric waitlisted candidates.
Pediatric transplantation. 24(3) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13674. [PMID] 32198804.
2020
Family functioning in pediatric heart transplantation: Variables associated with poor outcomes.
Pediatric transplantation. 24(8) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13883. [PMID] 33105055.
2019
Hybrid procedure with pulsatile ventricular assist device for hypoplastic left heart syndrome awaiting transplantation.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 158(2):e59-e61 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.025. [PMID] 30737110.
2019
Sub-acute neonatal hemochromatosis in an infant with hypoplastic left heart syndrome on ventricular assist device awaiting transplantation.
Pediatric transplantation. 23(7) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13567. [PMID] 31407854.
2019
Thenar Muscle Oxygen Saturation Levels: A Surrogate for Central Venous Oxygen Saturation?
Clinical pediatrics. 58(5):528-533 [DOI] 10.1177/0009922819832094. [PMID] 30841742.
2019
Thenar Muscle Oxygen Saturation Using Vascular Occlusion Test: A Novel Technique to Study Microcirculatory Abnormalities in Pediatric Heart Failure Patients.
Pediatric cardiology. 40(6):1151-1158 [DOI] 10.1007/s00246-019-02118-y. [PMID] 31098675.
2018
Effect of prenatal diagnosis on hospital costs in complete transposition of the great arteries.
Prenatal diagnosis. [DOI] 10.1002/pd.5271. [PMID] 29675828.
2018
Hypoplastic left heart in Turner’s syndrome: a primary indication for transplant?
Cardiology in the young. 28(3):458-460 [DOI] 10.1017/S1047951117001962. [PMID] 29233199.
2018
Heart Transplant in Patient With Isolated Left Superior Vena Cava by Atrial Appendage Rotation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 105(6):e279-e281 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.01.008. [PMID] 29410126.
2017
Non-accidental Trauma Work-up: Unusual Retinal Finding Leads to a Rare Diagnosis.
Pediatric emergency care. 33(9):e52-e54 [DOI] 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000584. [PMID] 26569076.
2016
Left Ventricular Metastasis in Neuroblastoma: A Case Report.
Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 38(1):74-7 [DOI] 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000439. [PMID] 26479997.
2015
Artefactual atrial flutter due to interference from a portable media device.
Cardiology in the young. 25(7):1375-6 [DOI] 10.1017/S1047951115001080. [PMID] 26081903.
2015
Coronary Cardiac Fistula: Evaluation by Cardiac CTA for Management.
World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 6(3):484-5 [DOI] 10.1177/2150135115588139. [PMID] 26180172.
2013
Diminazene attenuates pulmonary hypertension and improves angiogenic progenitor cell functions in experimental models.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 187(6):648-57 [DOI] 10.1164/rccm.201205-0880OC. [PMID] 23370913.
2012
An Interesting Cause of Severe Dilated Cardiomyopathy in a Child
Critical Care Medicine. 40
2012
Aortic Root Thrombus and Myocardial Infarction in a Child With Anca-Associated Vasculitis
Critical Care Medicine. 40:U330-U331
2012
Effect of Dize, An Ace2 Activator On Cardiopulmonary Fibrosis and Apoptosis
Critical Care Medicine. 40

Grants

Aug 2019 ACTIVE
Parental Decision Making in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: a Cross-Sectional Study Addressing Parental Preferences and Associated Characteristics
Role: Other
Funding: AMER ACAD OF PEDIATRICS

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2018
MDT7400 Elect Top/Pediatrics
2018
MDT7090 Elective Topics

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7770
Emails:
Business:
dgupta@ufl.edu