• Dr. David C. Cleveland received his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and completed his pediatric cardiovascular surgery fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto Canada. Among other positions, Dr. Cleveland has served as the chief of pediatric cardiac surgery for the Children’s Hospital in Buffalo, The Children’s Hospital at Medical City Dallas, and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. While in Phoenix, he founded the Eller Congenital Heart Center and served as its executive director until his departure in 2011.

    His special interests include early repair of complex congenital heart disease, fetal intervention, adult congenital heart disease, and outcomes measurement for continuous performance improvement.
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1979
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1980
  • University of Toronto Hospital, Residency 1987
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1985
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1981
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1983
  • Full Name

  • David Cleveland