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Paul M Seib, M.D., is Section Chief, Pediatric Cardiology, and a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He is the holder of the David and Stephanie Clark Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiology. Before becoming section chief, Dr. Seib previously served as Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) until July 2014.
Dr. Seib received his MD in 1984 from Louisiana State University Medical Center Medical Center-Shreveport. He completed his pediatric residency at UAMS and ACH with pediatric cardiology fellowship training at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas. After completing pediatric cardiology training, he entered the United States Air Force. He accepted his first faculty position as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1993. He also served as Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Uniformed Services University for Health Sciences.
Dr. Seib joined the pediatric cardiology team at UAMS/ACH in 1993. His clinical focus is interventional cardiac catheterization and cardiac intensive care. He has been the author and editor of journal articles and book chapters in the field of pediatric cardiology and presented at local and national meetings. Dr. Seib is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Cardiology, and the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions. He is a member of the Arkansas Medical Society.
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Cardiothoracic Surgery services a full spectrum of pediatric heart surgeries, including complete repairs, palliative surgeries and heart transplantation.
The Electrophysiology Program offers specialized care for children who may have heart rhythm problems, such as arrhythmias, or children with pacemakers or other implantable devices.
The heart transplant program offers multiple bridge-to-transplant options such as Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) and Ventricular Assist Devices to extend wait times for eligible patients.
Learn about the exceptional cardiology care that Dr. Sam Lee provides at the Arkansas Children's Jonesboro Clinic.
Every day at Arkansas Children's Heart Institute, we strive for excellence, and our outcomes prove it. Under the direction of nationally renowned pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Brian Reemtsen, the Heart Institute achieved a remarkable 100% surgical survival rate last year, including transplants.
Every day at Arkansas Children's Heart Institute, we strive for excellence, and our outcomes prove it. Our pediatric specialists combine world-class expertise with state-of-the-art technology to care for our most important patient: your child.
Dr. Harrison Cobb, pediatric cardiologist at ACNW, answers questions about children's heart health.
Starting a heart-healthy routine with your child while they are young creates building blocks for a hearty future.
Congenital heart defects are the most common of all birth defects, occurring at a rate of approximately eight cases per 1,000 live births.
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