Kara Motonaga

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Cardiology

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (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

Ventricular Lead Redundancy to Prevent Cardiovascular Events and Sudden Death from Lead Fracture in Pacemaker Dependent Children.
Ceresnak, S. R., Perera, J. L., Motonaga, K. S., Avasarala, K., Malloy-Walton, L., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Ventricular Lead Redundancy to Prevent Cardiovascular Events and Sudden Death from Lead Fracture in Pacemaker Dependent Children. Heart rhythm : the official journal of the Heart Rhythm Society.

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.

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-?.

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.

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.