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Julie A. Vincent, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology
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Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology

Clinical Expertise

  • Adolescent Cardiology
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Interventional Vascular
  • Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization
  • Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease
  • Transcatherter Embolization
  • Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect
  • Transcatheter Heart Valve Surgery

Education & Training

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Internship: 1991 Childrens Hospital of Michigan
  • Residency: Children's Hospital of Michigan
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Michigan
  • Fellowship: Texas Children's Hospital

Honors & Awards

  • Wolf W. Zuelzer Fellow Research Award, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, 1994
  • ACC/Bristol-Myers Squibb Affiliate Travel Award, 44th Annual Scientific Session of ACC, 1995
  • Dan G. McNamara Teaching Award, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 2002
  • Named on of "The Best Doctors in America" as published by Woodward/White, Inc, 1998, 2003, 2005, 2006
  • Chair, Congenital Heart Disease Committee -- Society of Cardiac Angiography & Interventions, 2004-2006
  • Included in Consumers' Research Council of America, "Guide to America's Top Cardiologists", 2006, 2009, 2011
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program, Columbia University, 2008
  • New York Magazine Top Doctors - 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctors - 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Samberg Scholar in Children's Health, NewYork-Presbyterian, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital - 2015

About Julie Vincent

Julie Vincent, MD, joined Columbia University and the Division of Pediatric Cardiology in February, 2008. She was named the Division Chief of Pediatric Cardiology in 2014. Over the years she has also been the Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories and Pediatric Interventional Cardiology (2008-2015) and the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program Director (2009-2014). She was promoted to full Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC in 2015 and is the Welton M Gersony Professor of Pediatric Cardiology. Dr. Vincent is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP), a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and a Fellow of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (FSCAI). She is a past-chair of the Congenital Heart Disease Subcommittee of the SCAI. She is the principle investigator and co-investigator on several multi-center and institutional trials/studies involving catheter-based technologies and therapies for patients with congenital/structural cardiovascular diseases. She is internationally recognized for her work involving transcatheter valve replacements for patients with congenital heart disease and has been a peer-mentor regarding the use of these transcatheter valves throughout the United States.

Academic Titles

  • Welton Gersony Professor of Pediatric Cardiology (in Pediatrics) at the Columbia University Medical Center

Administrative Positions

  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

Fellow, American Academy of Pediatric

Fellow, Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Member, Pediatric Cardiology Society of Greater New York

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Female

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care


  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan


  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Contact & Locations


Research Interests

  • Care and management of infants, children and adults with congenital heart defects
  • Interventional/diagnostic cardiac catheterizations for patients with congenital heart defects
  • Interventional cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease/vascular abnormalities patients
  • Teaching/training students, residents and fellows about congenital heart defects

Clinical Trials

NCT00676689 Implantation of the SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve (THV) in the Pulmonic Position - This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.

NCT01186692 Implantation of the Medtronic Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) in Patients With Dysfunctional Right Ventricular Outflow Tract (RVOT) Conduits: A Post-Market Approval Study - This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.


NCT01278303 Covered Cheatham Platinum Stents for the Prevention or Treatment of Aortic Wall Injury Associated With Coarctation of the Aorta - Completed


COAST II - JHU (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Jul 12 2011 - Jul 12 2016

COMPASSION (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Jun 20 2011 - Jun 20 2016


Jun 22 2011 - May 31 2014