Tal Geva

Tal Geva, MD

Cardiologist-in-Chief, Department of Cardiology

Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services


  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular MRI
  • Cardiology


  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Program


  • English
  • Hebrew


  • Cardiovascular Program
  • Fetal Cardiology Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-7655 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education


Medical School

Sackler School of Medicine, 1984

Tel Aviv, ISRAEL


The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 1984

Tel-Hashomer, ISRAEL


The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 1988

Tel-Hashomer, ISRAEL


Boston Children's Hospital, 1990

Boston, MA


Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 1992

Houston, TX

Professional History

I joined the faculty in the Department of Cardiology at Boston Children's Hospital in 1994. My major clinical and research interests focus on diagnostic imaging of congenital heart disease, including anatomic and functional assessment of complex malformations using echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging. I established and developed the cardiac MRI program and am currently Chief of the Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging Division at Boston Children’s Hospital. My clinical practice focuses on management of patients with complex congenital heart disease and pediatric cardiac tumors. My research has concentrated on the development of echocardiographic and cardiac MRI methods to define quantitative functional and morphometric predictors of course and outcome in native and postoperative congenital cardiac lesions. More recently, my group’s research efforts have concentrated on 3 areas: 1) Development of quantitative methods to assess the right ventricle in patients with congenital heart disease; 2) Prediction of adverse clinical outcomes in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). Our group has published extensively on this topic and is now leading an international multicenter cohort (INDICATOR), which aims to identify risk factors for death and sustained ventricular tachycardia in late survivors of repaired TOF; and 3) Quality improvement in the domain of noninvasive imaging.

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