Dr. Nita Doshi, Pediatric Cardiology

Dr. Nita Doshi specializes in non-invasive cardiology, including transthoracic, transesophageal, and fetal cardiology. She is board certified in pediatric cardiology and general pediatrics. She serves as the Medical Director of the CHOC Fetal Cardiology program, California Children’s Services Special Care Center for Cardiology, and the Cardiac High-Risk Interstage Program. She has a specialized focus on multi-disciplinary care that aims to optimize short- and long-term outcomes of patients with complex congenital heart disease, through development of collaborative care teams from the prenatal period through adolescence.

Dr. Doshi received her medical degree from the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. She completed her Pediatric Internship and Residency at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, California. She completed her fellowship training in Pediatric Cardiology at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles, California.

Locations

CHOC Specialists – Cardiology
505 S. Main Street
Suite 600
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 714-509-3939
fax: 714-509-3949

CHOC Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, California 92868

Irvine Pediatrics
16300 Sand Canyon Ave
Suite 811
Irvine, CA 92618

Education

  • Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship
    University of California at Los Angeles Mattel Children’s Hospital School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
  • Categorical Pediatrics Residency
    University of California at Los Angeles Mattel Children’s Hospital School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
  • Pediatric Residency Internship
    University of California at Los Angeles Mattel Children’s Hospital School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
  • Medical School
    University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, California

Administrative Appointments

  • Cardiology, CHOC Specialists

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
    University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

Our cardiologists commonly treat: 

  • Congenital heart defects
  • Chest pain
  • Heart murmur
  • Family history of heart disease
  • Hypertension, obesity and lipid management
  • Syncope and palpitations
  • Sports cardiology
  • Cardiac genetics
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic lung disease

Publications

Doshi, N, Franco, V, Chang, A, and Lipshultz, S. Chapter 7: Cardiovascular System. In: Mucci GA, Torno LR. Handbook of Long-Term Care of the Childhood Cancer Survivor. 2014; Book Chapter.

 

  • Nita Doshi MD
    • Appointments:
      888-770-2462
    • Office: 714-509-3939
    • Specialty: Cardiology
    • Board Certified: Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology
    • Additional Languages: Spanish
    • On Staff at: CHOC Hospital in Orange and CHOC at Mission Hospital

Videos

Dr. Nita Doshi - heart murmur

When a Child Has a Heart Murmur

Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Nita Doshi discusses heart murmurs in children and teens, and when to see a cardiologist.

Dr. Nita Doshi - elevated heart rate

When to Have Your Unborn Child’s Heart Evaluated

Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Nita Doshi explains when and how to have your unborn baby’s heart evaluated in a high-risk pregnancy, or for a suspected abnormality.