Dr. Aluizio Stopa specializes in Pediatric Cardiology at Children’s Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Sub-Board of Cardiology. Dr. Stopa earned his medical degree from the Federal University of Juiz de Fora in Brazil, then completed his residency training at Babies Hospital in New York; Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, and at Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati. He also completed a fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati. Dr. Stopa serves as a Professor of Pediatrics at LSU Health New Orleans. When asked why he continues to practice Pediatric Cardiology, Dr. Stopa said, “I see kids at every age in their development, from birth through early teens. It amazes me how far Pediatric Cardiology has come since I started practicing, and I am fortunate to be able to help more and more families each year.”
Dr. Stopa is fluent in both English and Spanish. Dr. Stopa sees patients at the main campus of Children’s Hospital in Uptown New Orleans and at Children’s Hospital Northshore Center in Covington.
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