Board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, Dr. Valeriano Simbre
joined Valley Children’s Willson Heart Center in February 2004 as a pediatric
Dr. Simbre has published in peer-reviewed journals such as Current Treatment
Options in Cardiovascular Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology and Pediatric
Research. His research focused on areas of pediatric cardiology including
cardiotoxicity and myocardial injury in children and newborns. Specifi cally, his
areas of interest include cardiotoxicity induced by cancer chemotherapeutic
agents and characterization of serum biochemical markers of myocardial injury
Dr. Simbre has given lectures and presentations on myocardial injury to
professional societies. He belongs to several professional organizations,
including the American Medical Association and the American College of
His professional experience includes having served as an emergency room physician at
Paranaque Medical Center in the Philippines.
Dr. Simbre received his medical degree from Far Eastern University in the Philippines, and
he was an academic scholar. He completed his internship at Far Eastern University and
his residency in pediatrics at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, Pennsylvania. Dr.
Simbre did a fellowship in pediatric cardiology at Stanford University and the University of
Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York.
He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and family.
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