Angeline Opina Gonzalez, MD


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Adult Congenital Heart Disease 2018
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Cardiology 2016
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center – Oklahoma City residency Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 2013
Loma Linda University School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2009

Personal Statement

Dr. Angeline Opina Gonzalez completed residency training in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics prior to attending Baylor College of Medicine where she completed fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology followed by additional advanced training in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. She enjoys teaching, and she is passionate about educating patients and families. Management of patients with complex congenital heart disease requires a team approach, and she believes that all patients should be involved in the decision-making process.  

Clinical Interests:  

Her clinical interests include adult congenital heart disease, pre-conception cardiovascular risk assessment and counseling in patients with congenital heart disease, and maternal cardiovascular disease in pregnancy 

Research Interests

Clinical outcomes in adults with congenital heart disease 
Pregnancy in women with cardiovascular disease

Board Certifications:

Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Internal Medicine
General Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
American College of Cardiology Member
American Heart Association Member

Selected Publications

Opina AD, Franklin WJ. Management of Heart Failure in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. Progress in Cardiovascular Disease 2018 Sep; 61 (3-4): 308-313.

Opina AD, Franklin WJ. D- Transposition of the Great Arteries: A new era in cardiology.  Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications 2018; 3(1):85-92. 

Opina AD, Cephus C, Wang Y, Younan S, Moodie D. The Effects of Diet and Exercise on Serum Lipid Levels in Children.  Congenital Heart Disease 2018 March; 13(2):327-333.