Kara Motonaga

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Cardiology

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics-Room HC 435 (2011) CA

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2007)

Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2004) NY

Residency: Children's Hospital Los Angeles (2007) CA

Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics (2010)

Internship: Children's Hospital Los Angeles (2005) CA

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy for Pediatric Patients With Heart Failure and Congenital Heart Disease A Reappraisal of Results
Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy for Pediatric Patients With Heart Failure and Congenital Heart Disease A Reappraisal of Results. CIRCULATION, 129(18), 1879-1891.

Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Brugada Syndrome: A Survey of Pediatric Electrophysiologists
Harris, B. U., Miyake, C. Y., Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Brugada Syndrome: A Survey of Pediatric Electrophysiologists. PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, 37(5), 638-642.

In-Hospital Arrhythmia Development and Outcomes in Pediatric Patients With Acute Myocarditis
Miyake, C. Y., Teele, S. A., Chen, L., Motonaga, K. S., Dubin, A. M., & Mah, D. Y. (2014). In-Hospital Arrhythmia Development and Outcomes in Pediatric Patients With Acute Myocarditis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 113(3), 535-540.

Electrophysiologic therapeutics in heart failure in adult congenital heart disease.
Motonaga, K. S., Khairy, P., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Electrophysiologic therapeutics in heart failure in adult congenital heart disease. Heart failure clinics, 10(1), 69-89.

Do Pediatric Electrophysiologists Read Pre-Participation Screening Electrocardiograms More Accurately than General Pediatric Cardiologists?
Harbison, A. L., Hill, A. C., Motonaga, K. S., Miyake, C. Y., & Dubin, A. M. (2013). Do Pediatric Electrophysiologists Read Pre-Participation Screening Electrocardiograms More Accurately than General Pediatric Cardiologists?. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 163(6), 1775-1777.

The effects of ketamine on dexmedetomidine-induced electrophysiologic changes in children
Char, D., Drover, D. R., Motonaga, K. S., Gupta, S., Miyake, C. Y., & Hammer, G. B. (2013). The effects of ketamine on dexmedetomidine-induced electrophysiologic changes in children. PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA, 23(10), 898-905.

Infant ventricular fibrillation after ST-segment changes and QRS widening: a new cause of sudden infant death?
Miyake, C. Y., Davis, A. M., Motonaga, K. S., Dubin, A. M., Berul, C. I., & Cecchin, F. (2013). Infant ventricular fibrillation after ST-segment changes and QRS widening: a new cause of sudden infant death?. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology, 6(4), 712-718.

Insights into dyssynchrony in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Motonaga, K. S., Miyake, C. Y., Punn, R., Rosenthal, D. N., & Dubin, A. M. (2012). Insights into dyssynchrony in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. HEART RHYTHM, 9(12), 2010-2015.

Are wide complex tachycardia algorithms applicable in children and patients with congenital heart disease?
Ceresnak, S. R., Liberman, L., Avasarala, K., Tanel, R., Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2010). Are wide complex tachycardia algorithms applicable in children and patients with congenital heart disease?. JOURNAL OF ELECTROCARDIOLOGY, 43(6), 694-700.