Lynn Mahony, MD $$

Pediatric Cardiologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
English,

Locations

UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Biography

Lynn Mahony, M.D., is a cardiologist at Children’s Health℠ and a professor of pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

After earning her undergraduate degree at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her medical degree at Stanford University, Dr. Mahony completed a cardiology fellowship at the Cardiovascular Research Institute at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Mahony’s clinical interests include multicenter trails in pediatric cardiology, Marfan syndrome, cardiovascular evaluation of student athletes and treatment of myocardial dysfunction.

For the past 15 years, Dr. Mahony has chaired the Pediatric Heart Network, a NIH-funded collaborative that conducts research leading to evidence-based treatment options for pediatric patients with congenital and acquired heart disease.  Her specific research interests include connective tissue disorders associated with aortic dilation, such as Marfan syndrome, congestive heart failure, single ventricle patients, clinical trials and quality of life in pediatric patients with heart disease.  

Education and Training

Medical School
Stanford University School of Medicine (1975)
Residency
Stanford University Hospitals & Clinics (1978), Pediatrics
Fellowship
University of CA at San Francisco School of Med (1981), Pediatric Cardiology
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

Conditions

Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Beals Syndrome
Bicuspid Aortic Valve
Congenital Contractual Arachnodactyly
Connective Tissue Disorders
Dilated Aorta
Ectopia Lentis Syndrome
Familial Aortic Aneurysm
Loeys-Dietz Syndrome
MASS Phenotype
Shprintzen-Goldberg Syndrome