Erica Del Grippo, DO


Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware 1600 Rockland Road Wilmington, DE 19803


Erica Del Grippo, DO is an acute care cardiologist at the Nemours Cardiac Center. She is an assistant professor at Sidney Kimmel Thomas Jefferson University. She is the Director of the Single Ventricle Program at Nemours, the Program Director of the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship and the clinical champion for both PAC3 and NPCQIC. Dr. Del Grippo received her bachelor's degree at Villanova University. She was a pediatric resident at Nemours Children's Hospital in Wilmington, DE. She then moved on to pediatric cardiology fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital for Children. Her research goals include: readmissions on the cardiac acute care unit, interstage reinterventions and single ventricle tube wean feedings. Dr. Del Grippo also works with the cardiac ICU team to help facilitate Quality and safety among transfers to the acute care unit.


  • Pediatric Cardiology - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2018

Internship Residency

  • Pediatrics - Jeff Medical College/dupont Hospital for Children, 2015

Medical/Dental School

  • Osteopathic Physician - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics/General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

  • Pediatric Cardiology

  • High Acuity Therapy Variation Across Pediatric Acute Care Cardiology Units: Results from the Pediatric Acute Care Cardiology Collaborative Hospital Surveys; Pediatric Cardiology; (2021).

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  • Echocardiographic assessment of ventricular function: Conventional and advanced technologies and their clinical applications; Progress in Pediatric Cardiology; (2020).

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  • Cardiac morphology for the millennial cardiology fellow: Nomenclature and advances in morphologic imaging; Congenital Heart Disease; (2018).

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  • Approach to the adolescent with chest pain; Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews; (2015).

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