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Elena S. Sinkovskaya , MD , PhD

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Assistant Professor

      Director of Research in Ultrasound

    • Additional Certifications:
    • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (AE, FE, PE, OB/GYN)

    • Focus Areas:
    • Contact Info:
    • 757.446.7900

    • Office Location:
    • Hofheimer Hall

    • Undergraduate Education:
    • Graduate Education:
    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • Bakoulev Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Ph.D. 2005

    • Medical Education:
    • Russian State Medical University, MD 2000

    • Residency:
    • Bakoulev Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiology, 2002

      Bakoulev Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiac Imaging, 2004

    • Fellowship(s):
    • Uni-Klinikum Bonn, Prenatal Medicine Fellowship, 2006

    • Board Certification(s):
    • Affiliation(s):
    • Research Interests:
    • Ultrasound


    • Primary Specialty:
    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    • Hospital:
    • Courses Taught:
    • Current Projects:
    • Bio:
    • Dr. Sinkovskaya has been an Assistant Professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine since August, 2008. She earned doctorate from Russian State Medical University and subsequently did her residency in Cardiology and Cardiac Imaging at Bakulev’s Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow, Russia. She completed her fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the Perinatal Center, University of Bonn, Germany. Dr. Sinkovskaya has a very unique background in both pediatric cardiology and fetal imaging. In this capacity, she has developed unique skills in this field and has trained many physicians and sonographers in fetal echocardiography. She has also led the department in many research programs.