Richard Friesen, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Cardiology

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Graduate School :
  • MD, University of Kansas Medical Center (2011)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Kenyon College (OH) (2005)
Internship:
  • University of Chicago/Comer Children's Hospital Program (2012)
Residency:
  • University of Chicago/Comer Children's Hospital Program, Pediatrics (2014)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Pediatric Cardiology (2017)
  • Seattle Children's Hospital, Advanced Cardiac Imaging (2019)
Department: Pediatrics-Cardiology

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Publications

  • Schäfer M, Friesen RM, von Alvensleben JC. Importance of neonatal strain imaging: what are we measuring?. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jul;37(7):2125-2126. PubMed PMID: 33999351
  • Persson J, Shorofsky M, Leahy R, Friesen R, Khanna A, Cole L, Kim JS. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction due to Acute Thrombosis in an Adolescent With COVID-19. Pediatrics. 2021 Aug;148(2). PubMed PMID: 34035074
  • Friesen RM, Young LT. Applications for Non-Congenital Heart Disease in Pediatric Patients. In PC Wong (Ed) and WC Miller-Hance (Ed), Transesophageal Echocardiography for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, (2nd Ed. 635-672). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-57193-1
  • Charlton GA, Ladd DR, Friesen RM, Friesen RH. Labetalol Infusion Attenuates Paradoxical Hypertension and Decreases Plasma Renin Activity After Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta in Children. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 May 27. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32593586
  • Charlton GA, Ladd DR, Friesen RM, Friesen RH. Labetalol Infusion Attenuates Paradoxical Hypertension and Decreases Plasma Renin Activity After Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta in Children. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Dec;34(12):3348-3351. PubMed PMID: 32593586
  • Friesen RM, Schäfer M, Ivy DD, Abman SH, Stenmark K, Browne LP, Barker AJ, Hunter KS, Truong U. Proximal pulmonary vascular stiffness as a prognostic factor in children with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Feb 1;20(2):209-217. PubMed PMID: 29788051
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Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Pediatric Cardiology, Board Certification

General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • MD, University of Kansas Medical Center (2011)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Kenyon College (OH) (2005)
Internships:
  • University of Chicago/Comer Children's Hospital Program (2012)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Chicago/Comer Children's Hospital Program, Pediatrics (2014)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Pediatric Cardiology (2017)
  • Seattle Children's Hospital, Advanced Cardiac Imaging (2019)
Department: Pediatrics-Cardiology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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