Dr. Chanana's Biography

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Dr. Nitin Chanana is double board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology with the American Board of Pediatrics.

He earned a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from PGIMS, Rohtak, India. Dr. Chanana completed residency training in General Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of New York (CHONY) at Columbia University, New York City in 2012. He thereafter completed 3-year fellowship training in Pediatric and Fetal Cardiology at Primary Children’s Hospital, University of Utah at Salt Lake City in 2015 and moved to El Paso.

Dr. Chanana has expertise and special interest in managing fetuses, children and adults with complex congenital heart disease especially single-ventricle patients. He co-manages children with Heart Transplant Centers for their pre-and-post heart transplant care.

He is author of several publications in the field of single ventricle physiology and pediatric heart transplantation. He has presented his research work in both national and international cardiology conferences. He received travel award from American Society of Echocardiography in 2014.

Dr. Chanana is pleased to partner with Dr. Kumar at Pediatric and Fetal Cardiology Associates, El Paso established in 2017. He loves living in El Paso with his wife Sushila, and their two children Parin and Ishita. When not seeing cardiac patients, he enjoys travelling, biking, hiking and seeing his kids engaged in music and sports.

Dr. Kumar

Dr. Kumar received his medical degree from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College in India. His pediatrics residency was at University of Illinois, Chicago, and was followed by a pediatric cardiology fellowship at Advocate Christ Medical Center. Dr. Kumar is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. He has a special interest in cardiac imaging, particularly imaging of the fetal heart His research interest includes Tetralogy of Fallot(TOF) and management of patients with single ventricle physiology.

In his leisure, Dr. Kumar enjoys spending time with his family and exploring the nature."

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and his sons Julian & Abraham Alvarado

Orthopedic Services/Kids LLC

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Joe is an Orthotist. His two sons Julian and Abraham are Orthopedic Fitters and Therapeudic Shoe Specialist. He is located in las cruces at 2465 Bataan Memorial West Suite 3. Joe has been an Orthotist for 36 years and later joined by his sons in 2008. Their number one priority is customer service and patient care. “We want our patients to feel as comfortable as possible” says Abraham. All fittings are done in house and custom braces are created within their office. Repairs can be done as well conveniently on their transportable bus, making it easier for them to care for their out of town patients. Joe and his sons are available to you every other Wednesday at our clinic.

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