Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

Medical College of Wisconsin


University of Minnesota


Children's Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California

Board Certifications

Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatrics




Dr. Dana Mueller is a board-certified pediatric intensivist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical assistant professor at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She specializes in pediatric cardiac critical care and devotes the majority of her clinical time to caring for critically ill cardiac patients.

After graduating with her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin, Dr. Mueller completed her pediatric residency at University of Minnesota. She then went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric critical care and an additional fellowship in pediatric cardiac critical care, both at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Mueller was previously a cardiac critical care intensivist and faculty member at Seattle Children's and University of Washington.

Dr. Mueller's research interests include looking at outcome measures and identifying areas of potential intervention in the cardiac intensive care unit, with the goal of improving the future care of patients with critical cardiac disease. Additionally, she serves on quality committees in pediatric cardiac critical care organizations at both the national and international level.


Common pulmonary vein atresia
Thomas Glenn, Jose Honold, Beth F Printz, Dana Mueller

Risk Factors for Mortality and Pre-ICU Fluid Balance Among Critically Ill Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients
Dana M Mueller, Barry P Markovitz, Matt S Zinter, Sarah W Takimoto, Robinder G Khemani

Off-Hours Admission to Pediatric Intensive Care and Mortality
Dana Mueller MD

The Use of Pediatric Ventricular Assist Devices in Children's Hospitals From 2000 to 2010: Morbidity, Mortality, and Hospital Charges
Dana Mueller MD

Outcomes Following Single and Recurrent In-Hospital Cardiac Arrests in Children With Heart Disease: A Report From American Heart Association's Get With the Guidelines Registry-Resuscitation
Dana Mueller MD

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