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Facility
Children´s of Alabama - Critical Care
Academic Title
Associate Professor
Specialty
Critical Care
Gender
Male
County
Jefferson
Web Address
www.childrensal.org/Heart
Secondary Address
1600 7th Ave. S.,
CPP 1, Suite 102
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Office Phone Number
205-638-9387
Fax
205-975-6505
Medical School
Medical University of South Carolina, 2006
Residency
Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2009
Fellowship
Pediatric Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2012; Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2013
Special Interests
Dr. Sasser is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Special Interests: Clinical interests include caring for critically ill children with congenital and acquired heart disease. Dr. Sasser has a particular interest in improving peri-operative care of neonates and infants with complex congenital heart disease. Research interests include evaluating methods to modulate post-operative fluid overload, including use of peritoneal dialysis and also evaluating the effect of cardiopulmonary bypass on the immune system. Additional interests include medical student and resident education. He is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Physician Type
Pediatrics Critical Care
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