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Howard Rosenfeld


  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiologist


Dr. Howard Rosenfeld joined the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in 1994 after an internship, residency, and fellowship at Harvard's Boston Children's Hospital. Dr. Rosenfeld evaluates and treats children who are born with heart problems (congenital cardiac disease) as well as children who develop heart problems later in life due to infections, abnormal heart rhythms, trauma, or inflammation.

Education & Training

  • Harvard University Medicine


  • Garcia P, Phillips D, Johnson J, Martin K, Randolph LM, Rosenfeld H, Harmatz P. Long-term outcomes of patients with mucopolysaccharidosis VI treated with galsulfase enzyme replacement therapy since infancy. Mol Genet Metab. 2021 05; 133(1):100-108. PubMed
  • Braunlin E, Rosenfeld H, Kampmann C, Johnson J, Beck M, Giugliani R, Guffon N, Ketteridge D, Sá Miranda CM, Scarpa M, Schwartz IV, Leão Teles E, Wraith JE, Barrios P, Dias da Silva E, Kurio G, Richardson M, Gildengorin G, Hopwood JJ, Imperiale M, Schatz A, Decker C, Harmatz P, MPS VI Study Group. Enzyme replacement therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis VI: long-term cardiac effects of galsulfase (Naglazyme®) therapy. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2013 Mar; 36(2):385-94. PubMed
  • Braunlin EA, Harmatz PR, Scarpa M, Furlanetto B, Kampmann C, Loehr JP, Ponder KP, Roberts WC, Rosenfeld HM, Giugliani R. Cardiac disease in patients with mucopolysaccharidosis: presentation, diagnosis and management. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2011 Dec; 34(6):1183-97. PubMed
  • Kaiser CA, Chung T, Rosenfeld HM, Reinhartz O. Imaging and surgical repair of a bifurcating aortico-left ventricle tunnel. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Feb; 91(2):e23-5. PubMed
  • Kaushik N, Saba Z, Rosenfeld H, Patel HT, Martin K, Reinhartz O, Lamberti JJ. An isolated left common carotid artery from the main pulmonary artery: possible malseptation of the truncoaortic sac. Pediatr Cardiol. 2005 Sep-Oct; 26(5):707-9. PubMed
  • Rodefeld MD, Culbertson CB, Rosenfeld HM, Hanley FL, Thompson LD. Pulmonary artery translocation: a surgical option for complex anomalous coronary artery anatomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Dec; 72(6):2150-2. PubMed
  • Rosenfeld HM, Gentles TL, Wernovsky G, Laussen PC, Jonas RA, Mayer JE, Colan SD, Sanders SP, van der Velde ME. Utility of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography in the assessment of residual cardiac defects. Pediatr Cardiol. 1998 Jul-Aug; 19(4):346-51. PubMed
  • Burke RP, Rosenfeld HM. Primary repair of aortopulmonary septal defect, interrupted aortic arch, and anomalous origin of the right pulmonary artery. Ann Thorac Surg. 1994 Aug; 58(2):543-5. PubMed
  • Sussman NM, Rosenfeld HM. Touch, Justification, and Sex: Influences on the Aversiveness of Spatial Violations. J Soc Psychol. 1978 Dec; 106(2):215-225. PubMed
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