Sarah Chambers Gurson, MD
ResidencyColumbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Pediatrics
- Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology
- Pediatric Cardiology
Dr. Sarah Chambers is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. She earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Biology (Cognitive Neuroscience) at Harvard University, before moving to New York City where she obtained her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She remained at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in Manhattan for her pediatrics residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship. After completing her fellowship training in 2010, she accepted a position as a pediatric cardiologist at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx with an academic appointment as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Chambers practiced at Montefiore for 5 years, with a focus on non-invasive pediatric cardiology and fetal cardiology. In 2013, Dr. Chambers became the Director of the Fetal Heart Program in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at Monefiore, and in 2014 she accepted the position of Interim Director of Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory. After making the move to Northern Virginia she joined Pediatric Cardiology Associates in early 2016.
Dr. Chambers' clinical and research interests have been in the areas of echocardiography with a special emphasis on fetal cardiology. She has published articles in peer-reviewed medical journals, has been an invited speaker at regional and national conferences in pediatric and fetal cardiology and has participated in national groups working on quality improvement in pediatric cardiology and pediatric echocardiography. She has also participated in international medical missions focused on pediatric cardiology.
A native of Northern Ireland, Dr. Chambers had a somewhat nomadic childhood, living in the Caribbean and Guernsey (Great Britain) before her family settled in the United States when she was a teenager. After experiencing New York City for 15 years, she moved to Northern Virginia where she lives with her family. In her free time, she enjoys swimming, running, reading, and travel. She loves languages and speaks professionally proficient Spanish.