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Gonzalo Wallis, MD

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
Gonzalo Wallis, MD
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About

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Clinical Interests

  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Abdominal Hernia Repair
  • Heart Transplant
    • Congenital Heart Failure
    • Advanced Heart Failure And Transplant Care
    • Cardiology - Heart
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Biography

“I truly believe that we witness miracles every day. We encounter patients and families, build relationships and strive to get them to be their best.”

Dr. Wallis is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. He specializes in pediatric heart failure and transplant, congenital heart disease and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Dr. Wallis serves as medical director of the Pediatric Heart Failure and Transplant Program and vice chief of Pediatric Cardiology at Atrium Health Levine Children's Hospital.

He has been recognized as a Charlotte Magazine Top Doctor for multiple years and is amazed at the resiliency of children facing challenging diagnoses. Dr. Wallis has written multiple papers on the subject of congenital heart disease and pediatric heart failure in national and international journals.

Dr. Wallis received his medical degree at Universidad Central de Venezuela and completed his residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch. He then completed his fellowship at the University of Florida.

Locations

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Cardiology

Professional Education

  • Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas/Venezuela

Internships

  • University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Austin, Pediatrics

Residencies

  • University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Austin, Pediatrics

Fellowships

  • University of Florida, Pediatric Heart Failure and Transplantation, University of Florida, Pediatric Cardiology, Heart Transplant and Heart Failure
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