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Carol J. Buzzard, M.D.

Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Cardiology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-6108

Administrative: (585) 275-6096

Fax: (585) 442-0104

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Fetal Cardiology
Echocardiography

Research

Dr. Buzzard's research interests include: (1) fetal cardiology, (2) the Troponin Study-Evaluation of myocardial injury in acutely ill infants and children, and (3) NICU Line Study-Assessment of long term effects of indwelling umbilical venous catheters and PSC lines in premature infants.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

1982
BS | University of Notre Dame
Mechanical Engineering

1986
MD | SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1992
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of Texas Southwestern

07/01/1987 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Pediatrics at Children's Medical Center of Dallas

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1992
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of Texas Southwestern

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Awards

1999
Ruth A. Lawrence Faculty Service Award
Sponsor: Golisano Children's Hospital
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

1992
Young Investigator Award
Sponsor: AHA Scientific Conference
Location: Functional and Structural Mechanisms of Vascular Control

Publications

Journal Articles

7/2006
Butler-O'Hara M, Buzzard CJ, Reubens L, McDermott MP, DiGrazio W, D'Angio CT. "A randomized trial comparing long-term and short-term use of umbilical venous catheters in premature infants with birth weights of less than 1251 grams." Pediatrics.. 2006 Jul 0; 118(1):e25-35. Epub 2006 Jun 19.

5/2005
Buzzard, CJ. "Implementation of a Fetal Cardiology Comprehensive Program at a Moderate Sized University Medical Center". Progress in Pediatric Cardiology. 2005; 20((1)): 39-44.

1/2000
Mendelsohn AM, Buzzard CJ, Lerner NB, Ling FS. "Transumbilical balloon angioplasty of subclavian artery thrombosis in a neonate." Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions.. 2000 Jan 0; 49(1):56-60.

Books & Chapters

2006
Chapter Title: Hypertension in Infants, Children and Adolescents
Book Title: Primary Pediatric Care
Author List: Sokol KC, Messiah, SE, Buzzard CJ, Lipshultz SE
Edited By: Hoekelman R, Weitzman M, Nelson NM, Wilson M
Published By: Mosby2006 in St. Louis, MO

1999
Chapter Title: Hypertension in Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Book Title: Primary Pediatric Care
Author List: Buzzard CJ, Lipshultz SE
Edited By: Hoekelman R, Weitzman M, Nelson NM, Wilson M
Published By: Mosby1999 in St. Louis, MO

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