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

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-8138

Fax: (585) 276-1128

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

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assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

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. He is an assistant professor of pediatrics in the divisions of pediatric critical care and cardiology and is the medical director of the pediatric cardiac care center.

Dr. Kuebler's clinical focus is in the pediatric cardiac intensive care unit as well as in point-of-care ultrasound, and transthoracic echocardiography. He is the local clinical champion for the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium (PC4), a national quality improvement collaborative and is the medical director for point-of-care ultrasound within the division of pediatric critical care.


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



MD | University at Buffalo

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

Halasa N, Zambrano LD, Amarin JZ, Stewart LS, Newhams MM, Levy ER, Shein SL, Carroll CL, Fitzgerald JC, Michaels MG, Bline K, Cullimore ML, Loftis L, Montgomery VL, Jeyapalan AS, Pannaraj PS, Schwarz AJ, Cvijanovich NZ, Zinter MS, Maddux AB, Bembea MM, Irby K, Zerr DM, Kuebler JD, Babbitt CJ, Gaspers MG, Nofziger RA, Kong M, Coates BM, Schuster JE, Gertz SJ, Mack EH, White BR, Harvey H, Hobbs CV, Dapul H, Butler AD, Bradford TT, Rowan CM, Wellnitz K, Staat MA, Aguiar CL, Hymes SR, Randolph AG, Campbell AP, . "Infants Admitted to US Intensive Care Units for RSV Infection During the 2022 Seasonal Peak." JAMA network open.. 2023 Aug 1; 6(8):e2328950. Epub 2023 Aug 01.

Dionne A, Friedman KG, Young CC, Newhams MM, Kucukak S, Jackson AM, Fitzgerald JC, Smallcomb LS, Heidemann S, McLaughlin GE, Irby K, Bradford TT, Horwitz SM, Loftis LL, Soma VL, Rowan CM, Kong M, Halasa NB, Tarquinio KM, Schwarz AJ, Hume JR, Gertz SJ, Clouser KN, Carroll CL, Wellnitz K, Cullimore ML, Doymaz S, Levy ER, Typpo KV, Lansell AN, Butler AD, Kuebler JD, Zambrano LD, Campbell AP, Patel MM, Randolph AG, Newburger JW, . "Tachyarrhythmias During Hospitalization for COVID-19 or Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children and Adolescents." Journal of the American Heart Association.. 2022 Oct 17; :e025915. Epub 2022 Oct 17.

Martin SD, Lande MB, Kuebler JD, Cholette JM. "Case report and review of the literature: Successful transition from acute continuous veno-venous hemodiafiltration therapy to chronic peritoneal dialysis in a chronically ventilated child with hypoplastic left heart syndrome following fontan." Frontiers in pediatrics.. 2022 10:1040869. Epub 2022 Nov 01.