Director of Pediatric Cardiac Intervention, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital @ WMC
Co- Director of WATCH (Westchester Adult and Teen Congenital Heart Disease) program
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, New York Medical College
Education and Training:
Undergraduate: Colgate University
Masters: Biochemistry, University of Delaware, research: function of mitochondrial enzymes
Medical school: New York Medical College
Pediatric Residency: Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania/ Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Boards and Certifications:
Pediatric Boards: 1992
Pediatric cardiology: 1998
Specific Areas of Focus:
Cardiac Catheterization and Intervention: Catheter-based Intervention for Children and Adults with Complex Congenital Heart Disease including catheter closure of PDA , ASD and VSD and PFO,, Management of Newborn with HLHS via a Hybrid approach, novel stent techniques, transcatheter valve implantation, safety and reduction of radiation and complications in the Cath Lab.
Care and management of Teens and Adults with congenital heart disease with emphasis on transition to adulthood.
Dr. Erb is a fellow/member of numerous medical societies including the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Pediatric Academic Societies, American Heart Association: Cardiovascular Disease in the Young and Stroke Societies. He served for 12 on the board of the Greater New York Pediatric Cardiology Society. He has served 6 years on the board of the Hudson Valley Chapter of Make a Wish, and is currently on staff as a medical advisor.