Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Benton Ng, MD


Medical Director, Pediatric Echocardiography Lab
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics  - Cardiology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 2842 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-4084



BA, Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas
MS, Clinical Investigation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Internship, American Family Children's Hospital, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Residency, American Family Children's Hospital, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, University of Iowa Children's Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Pediatric Cardiology Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

Selected Publications

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Ng B, Dipchand A, Naftel D, Rusconi P, Boyle G, Zaoutis T, Edens R.  Outcomes of Pneumocystis Jiroveci pneumonia infections in pediatric heart transplant recipients.  Pediatr Transplant.  2011 December. 15(8):844-848.

Ng B, Schneider D, Hokanson J.  Closure of tubular patent ductus arteriosus in infants and small children with Amplatzer vascular plug II.  Congenit Heart Dis.  2011. 6(1):64-69.

Ng B, Hokanson J.  Missed congenital heart disease in neonates.  Congenit Heart Dis.  2010. 5(3):292-296.

Ng B, Maginot K.  Sudden cardiac death in young athletes: trying to find the needle in the haystack.  Wisc Med J.  2007. 106:335-342.

Ng B.  Selective neurodegeneration without neurofibrillary tangles, in a mouse model of Niemann-Pick C disease.  J Comp Neurol.  2001 May. 433(3):315-425.

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