Tracy Tester, MD, PhD, MBA

Attending Physician, Cardiology; Medical Director, Heart Transplant Program; Getz Professorship in Cardiology

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Languages:
English
Hebrew
Russian
Pronouns:
She
Her
Hers
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
More information. Offering Telemedicine Visits:
Yes

Location

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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About

Tracy Tester is a pediatric cardiologist at Lurie Children's. She completed her residency in cardiology at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital - Sanford in 2015. She joined Lurie Children's in 2020.

Dr. Tester is the Medical Director of the Heart Transplant Program. She is a recognized lender in the field of cardiology and transplantation. Her primary clinical focus is the inpatient care of patients with prolonged length of stay.

Dr. Tester is a senior member and past director of American College of Cardiology and Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society. 

Clinical Interests

Pediatric cardiac intensive care, single ventricle heart defects, mechanical circulatory support, neuro-developmental outcomes

Education & Training

Education: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2010

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in pediatric cardiology, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital - Stanford, 2014-2015; Residency in pediatrics, Babies Hospital Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 2010-2013

Board Certifications: Pediatrics

Professional Organizations: American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Cardiology, Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society