Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Nicolas F Porta, MD

Nicolas F Porta, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology)

Focus of Work

Bio

My clinical interests are pulmonary vascular disease, cardiovascular disease, acute and chronic respiratory failure, and fetal medicine. I am specifically involved in the evaluation and treatment of children with pulmonary vascular disease, infants with anatomic or functional cardiovascular disease, children with respiratory failure, and fetuses affected by congenital/genetic diseases or malformations.
My research interests include clinical characterization and management strategies of children ...[Read full text]
My clinical interests are pulmonary vascular disease, cardiovascular disease, acute and chronic respiratory failure, and fetal medicine. I am specifically involved in the evaluation and treatment of children with pulmonary vascular disease, infants with anatomic or functional cardiovascular disease, children with respiratory failure, and fetuses affected by congenital/genetic diseases or malformations.
My research interests include clinical characterization and management strategies of children with pulmonary vascular disease, and infants with chronic respiratory failure associated with prematurity or congenital anomalies.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Illinois - Chicago (1993)
  • Residency: Univ. of Chicago Hospital, Pediatrics (1996)
  • Fellowship: Univ. of California-San Francisco, Neonatology-Perinatal Med (1999)
  • Board Certification: General Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Contact

Administrative office: 312-227-4190

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 45
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611