Seda Tierney

Cardiologist

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital

Center for Marfan Syndrome and Related Aortic Disorders

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-8246
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Columbia University (2004) NY

Medical Education: Istanbul University CMF Medicine (1996) Turkey

Residency: SUNY - Stony Brook (2000) NY

Internship: SUNY - Stony Brook (1998) NY

Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics (2004)

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2000)

Administrative Appointments

Director of Pediatric Vascular Research Laboratory, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford University (2011 - Present)

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), Stanford School of Medicine (2011 - Present)

Assistant Professor, Harvard School of Medicine (2009 - 2011)

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard School of Medicine (2004 - 2009)

Predictors of disease progression in pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy.
Molina, K. M., Shrader, P., Colan, S. D., Mital, S., Margossian, R., & Tani, L. Y. (2013). Predictors of disease progression in pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy. Circulation. Heart failure, 6(6), 1214-1222.

Echocardiographic predictors of left ventricular dysfunction after aortic valve surgery in children with chronic aortic regurgitation.
Selamet Tierney, E. S., Gal, D., Gauvreau, K., Zhou, J., Soluk, Y., & Geva, T. (2013). Echocardiographic predictors of left ventricular dysfunction after aortic valve surgery in children with chronic aortic regurgitation. Congenital heart disease, 8(4), 308-315.

Echocardiographic Methods, Quality Review, and Measurement Accuracy in a Randomized Multicenter Clinical Trial of Marfan Syndrome
Tierney, E. S. S., Levine, J. C., Chen, S., Bradley, T. J., Pearson, G. D., & Lacro, R. V. (2013). Echocardiographic Methods, Quality Review, and Measurement Accuracy in a Randomized Multicenter Clinical Trial of Marfan Syndrome. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, 26(6), 657-666.

Expanding the Phenotype of Cardiovascular Malformations in Adams-Oliver Syndrome
Algaze, C., Esplin, E. D., Lowenthal, A., Hudgins, L., Tacy, T. A., & Tierney, E. S. S. (2013). Expanding the Phenotype of Cardiovascular Malformations in Adams-Oliver Syndrome. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS PART A, 161A(6), 1386-1389.

Characteristics of children and young adults with Marfan syndrome and aortic root dilation in a randomized trial comparing atenolol and losartan therapy.
Lacro, R. V., Guey, L. T., Dietz, H. C., Pearson, G. D., Yetman, A. T., & Mahony, L. (2013). Characteristics of children and young adults with Marfan syndrome and aortic root dilation in a randomized trial comparing atenolol and losartan therapy. American heart journal, 165(5), 828-835 e3.

Vascular Health in Kawasaki Disease.
Selamet Tierney, E. S., Gal, D., Gauvreau, K., Baker, A. L., Trevey, S., & Newburger, J. W. (2013). Vascular Health in Kawasaki Disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

The Ventricular Volume Variability Study of the Pediatric Heart Network: Study Design and Impact of Beat Averaging and Variable Type on the Reproducibility of Echocardiographic Measurements in Children with Chronic Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Colan, S. D., Shirali, G., Margossian, R., Gallagher, D., Altmann, K., & Sleeper, L. A. (2012). The Ventricular Volume Variability Study of the Pediatric Heart Network: Study Design and Impact of Beat Averaging and Variable Type on the Reproducibility of Echocardiographic Measurements in Children with Chronic Dilated Cardiomyopathy. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, 25(8), 842-?.

Mutations in ZIC3 and ACVR2B are a common cause of heterotaxy and associated cardiovascular anomalies
Ma, L., Tierney, E. S. S., Lee, T., Lanzano, P., & Chung, W. K. (2012). Mutations in ZIC3 and ACVR2B are a common cause of heterotaxy and associated cardiovascular anomalies. CARDIOLOGY IN THE YOUNG, 22(2), 194-201.

Erratum to: Tricuspid Atresia With Progressive Ductal Restriction in a Fetus.
Lowenthal, A., Lal, A., Selamet Tierney, E. S., & Tacy, T. A. (2012). Erratum to: Tricuspid Atresia With Progressive Ductal Restriction in a Fetus. Pediatric cardiology.

Diastolic function in children with Kawasaki disease.
Selamet Tierney, E. S., Newburger, J. W., Graham, D., Baker, A., Fulton, D. R., & Colan, S. D. (2011). Diastolic function in children with Kawasaki disease. International journal of cardiology, 148(3), 309-312.

Comparison of Impact of Prenatal Versus Postnatal Diagnosis of Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries
Wan, A. W., Jevremovic, A., Tierney, E. S. S., McCrindle, B. W., Dunn, E., & Nield, L. E. (2009). Comparison of Impact of Prenatal Versus Postnatal Diagnosis of Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 104(9), 1276-1279.

Endothelial Pulse Amplitude Testing: Feasibility and Reproducibility in Adolescents
Tierney, E. S. S., Newburger, J. W., Gauvreau, K., Geva, J., Coogan, E., & de Ferranti, S. D. (2009). Endothelial Pulse Amplitude Testing: Feasibility and Reproducibility in Adolescents. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 154(6), 901-905.

Truncus Arteriosus: Diagnostic Accuracy, Outcomes, and Impact of Prenatal Diagnosis
Swanson, T. M., Tierney, E. S. S., Tworetzky, W., Pigula, F., & McElhinney, D. B. (2009). Truncus Arteriosus: Diagnostic Accuracy, Outcomes, and Impact of Prenatal Diagnosis. PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY, 30(3), 256-261.

Mitral valve replacement in infants and children 5 years of age or younger: Evolution in practice and outcome over three decades with a focus on supra-annular prosthesis implantation
Tierney, E. S. S., Pigula, F. A., Berul, C. I., Lock, J. E., del Nido, P. J., & McElhinney, D. B. (2008). Mitral valve replacement in infants and children 5 years of age or younger: Evolution in practice and outcome over three decades with a focus on supra-annular prosthesis implantation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 136(4), 954-U8.

Ventricular function deteriorates with recurrent coarctation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Larrazabal, L. A., Tierney, E. S. S., Brown, D. W., Gauvreau, K., Vida, V. L., & Bacha, E. A. (2008). Ventricular function deteriorates with recurrent coarctation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 86(3), 869-874.

Echocardiographic predictors of mitral stenosis-related death or intervention in infants
Tierney, E. S. S., Graham, D. A., McElhinney, D. B., Trevey, S., Freed, M. D., & Geva, T. (2008). Echocardiographic predictors of mitral stenosis-related death or intervention in infants. AMERICAN HEART JOURNAL, 156(2), 384-390.

Changes in left heart hemodynamics after technically successful in-utero aortic valvuloplasty
Tierney, E. Ss., Wald, R. M., McElhinney, D. B., Marshall, A. C., Benson, C. B., & Tworetzky, W. (2007). Changes in left heart hemodynamics after technically successful in-utero aortic valvuloplasty. ULTRASOUND IN OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, 30(5), 715-720.

Bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis: Impact on diastolic ventricular function indices
Tierney, E. Ss., Glickstein, J. S., Altmann, K., Solowiejczyk, D. E., Mosca, R. S., & Printz, B. F. (2007). Bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis: Impact on diastolic ventricular function indices. PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY, 28(5), 372-378.

Are patients with Kawasaki disease at risk for premature atherosclerosis?
Selarnet Tierney, E. S., & Newburger, J. W. (2007). Are patients with Kawasaki disease at risk for premature atherosclerosis?. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 151(3), 225-228.

Variants of the CFC1 gene in patients with laterality defects associated with congenital cardiac disease
Tierney, E. S. S., Marans, Z., Rurkin, M. B., & Chung, W. K. (2007). Variants of the CFC1 gene in patients with laterality defects associated with congenital cardiac disease. CARDIOLOGY IN THE YOUNG, 17(3), 268-274.

Beta-blocker therapy does not alter the rate of aortic root dilation in pediatric patients with Marfan syndrome
Tierney, E. S. S., Feingold, B., Printz, B. F., Park, S. C., Graham, D., & Gersony, W. M. (2007). Beta-blocker therapy does not alter the rate of aortic root dilation in pediatric patients with Marfan syndrome. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 150(1), 77-82.

Pulmonary position cryopreserved homografts: Durability in pediatric Ross and non-Ross patients
Tierney, E. Ss., Gersony, W. M., Altmann, K., Solowiejczyk, D. E., Bevilacqua, L. M., & Apfel, H. D. (2005). Pulmonary position cryopreserved homografts: Durability in pediatric Ross and non-Ross patients. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 130(2), 282-286.

Complete atresia of coronary ostia in pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum
Selamet, S. E., Hsu, D. T., Thaker, H. M., & Gersony, W. M. (2004). Complete atresia of coronary ostia in pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum. PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY, 25(1), 67-69.