Ronald B Foran MD
Cardiologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Cardiology5701 Strathmoor Dr Suite 1 Rockford IL, 61107
Dr. Ronald Foran, MD treats patients in Rockford, Illinois, specializing in cardiovascular disease. Dr. Foran graduated from Dalhousie University and is licensed to see patients in Illinois. Dr. Foran ...
Education and Training
Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine 1977
- Isolated infundibuloarterial inversion (S,D,I): a newly recognized form of congenital heart disease.
- Echocardiographic and anatomic findings in atrioventricular discordance with ventriculoarterial concordance.
- Tetralogy of Fallot with obstruction of the ventricular septal defect: spectrum of echocardiographic findings.
- Heart Disease
- Birth Defects
- Congenital Heart Disease
- Abbott-Northwestern Hospital Program
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