David Axelrod MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics (Cardiology)

I am a pediatric cardiologist and pediatric critical care physician at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. I specialize in the care of children with critical cardiac disease from acquired and congenital heart disease. I educate trainees  and in conduct research to improve the care of children with heart disease. I am also the Lead Medical Advisor at Lighthaus Inc., an interactive storytelling company that pioneers first-class scientific virtual environments in healthcare, science, and education. Collaborating with Lighthaus, we created The Stanford Virtual Heart, a virtual reality congenital heart disease experience.