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Joseph D. Kuebler, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-6108

Fax: (585) 442-0104

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics


Professional Background

Joseph D. Kuebler is a pediatric cardiac intensivist with board certifications in both pediatric critical care and pediatric cardiology. He attended medical school at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Kuebler completed his pediatric residency at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital including a year as a chief resident. He then went on to do a pediatric cardiology fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School including a year of advanced cardiac imaging (TEE, fetal echocardiography and cardiac MRI). Most recently, Dr. Kuebler returned to western NY for a pediatric critical care fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center/Golisano Children's Hospital and is now an assistant professor of pediatrics in the divisions of pediatric critical care and cardiology. His clinical focus is in the pediatric cardiac intensive care unit as well as in general cardiology and transthoracic echocardiography. Dr. Kuebler is also the local clinical champion for the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium (PC4), a national quality improvement collaborative.


Quality improvement and outcomes research in pediatric cardiology
Use of echocardiography in the intensive care unit
High fidelity simulation
3-dimensional echocardiography



  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2016
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Boston Children's Hospital

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2012
Residency in Pediatrics at Yale New Haven Hospital

07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Internship in Pediatrics at Yale New Haven Hospital

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2018 University of Rochester/Golisano Children's Hospital Medical Student Teaching Award


Journal Articles

Dove ML, Jaggi P, Kelleman M, Abuali M, Ang JY, Ballan W, Basu SK, Campbell MJ, Chikkabyrappa SM, Choueiter NF, Clouser KN, Corwin D, Edwards A, Gertz SJ, Ghassemzadeh R, Jarrah RJ, Katz SE, Knutson SM, Kuebler JD, Lighter J, Mikesell C, Mongkolrattanothai K, Morton T, Nakra NA, Olivero R, Osborne CM, Panesar LE, Parsons S, Patel RM, Schuette J, Thacker D, Tremoulet AH, Vidwan NK, Oster ME. "Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children: Survey of Protocols for Early Hospital Evaluation and Management." The Journal of pediatrics.. 2020 Oct 16; Epub 2020 Oct 16.

Kuebler JD, Ghelani S, Williams DM, Nathan M, Marx G, Colan SD, Harrild DM. "Normal Values and Growth-Related Changes of Left Ventricular Volumes, Stress, and Strain in Healthy Children Measured by 3-Dimensional Echocardiography." The American journal of cardiology.. 2018 Jul 15; 122(2):331-339. Epub 2018 Apr 24.

Bounds RL, Kuebler J, Cholette JM, Alfieris GM, Emani SM, Wittlieb-Weber CA. "Left Main Coronary Artery Atresia in an Infant With Inclusion-Cell Disease." World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery.. 2018 Mar; 9(2):246-250. Epub 2016 Sep 12.