Cardiology

The Pediatrics Cardiology Section focuses on the study of the heart, its action and diseases. Our Cardiologists provide expert diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, neonatal, infant and childhood cardiac disorders. The section and clinic are located in the East Carolina Heart Institute, located at 115 Heart Drive, and can be contacted at 252-744-5601. The FAX number is 252-744-3814.

Charlie J. Sang, Jr. MD

Charlie J. Sang, Jr. MD

Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology
Fellowships: Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency: Children’s Medical Center in Dallas, TX
Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA
Research Interests: Interventional Cardiology; Kawasaki Disease; Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Ancillary roles: Section Head, Pediatric Cardiology; Director, Pediatric Catheter Lab; Co-Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic
Stacey Applegate, DO

Stacey Applegate, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics; Board Eligible, Pediatric Cardiology
Fellowship: University of Virginia Medical Center
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduate School: Master’s Degree in Clinical Research, University of Virginia
Research Interests: Clinical Research in Children and Young Adults with Structural Heart Disease
David Fairbrother, MD, MCSCR

David Fairbrother, MD, MCSCR

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Pediatric Cardiology; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowships: Medical University of South Carolina: Pediatric Cardiology; Medical University of South Carolina: Pediatric Cardiac; Electrophysiology
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Graduate School: Medical University of South Carolina
Research Interests: Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology; Arrhythmia EP Study; Ablations; Syncope Pacemaker; ICD therapies
David Hannon, MD

David Hannon, MD

Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Pediatric Cardiology; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Residency: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Medical School: University of South Florida
Research Interests: Syncope; Orthostatic Intolerance Syndromes; Telecardiology
Ancillary Role: Director, Subspecialty Outreach
Robert Hartman, MD

Robert Hartman, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics; Board Eligible, Pediatric Cardiology
Fellowships: Children's Hospital of Michigan
Residency: Greenville Memorial Hospital University Medical Center, SC
Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Dennis Steed, MD

Dennis Steed, MD

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: Pediatric Cardiology; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati
Residency: Arizona Health Sciences Center
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia