Cherry C Uy

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Clinical Professor
School of Medicine

HS Clinical Professor

Associate Chief, Division of Neonatology - Department of Pediatrics
School of Medicine

Medical Director | Neonatal Intensive Care Unit


M.D., Far Eastern University, 1987

Phone: (714)456-6933
Email: ccuy@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
Bldg 56, Suite 600|Orange, CA 92868
Mail Code: 4490
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Neonatal Outcomes
Awards and Honors
Best Doctors in America® — Pediatric Specialist 2015, 2016, 2017

UC Irvine Pediatric Residency Director’s Award 2005

Orange County Metro – 20 Women to Watch for 2009
Orange County Metro Magazine

Orange County Physician of Excellence 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014,
Orange County Medical Association 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020
Orange, California
Publications
1. DeUgarte DA, Calkins KL, Guner Y, Kim J, Kling K, Kramer K, Lee H, Lusk L, Saadai P, Uy C, Rottkamp C. Adherence to and outcomes of a University-Consortium gastroschisis pathway. J Pediatr Surg. 2020 Jan;55(1):45-48. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg. 2019.09.048. Epub 2019 Oct 27. PubMed PMID: 31704046.

2. Sparks TN, Thao K, Lianoglou BR, Boe NM, Bruce KG, Datkhaeva I, Field NT, Fratto VM, Jolley J, Laurent LC, Mardy AH, Murphy AM, Ngan E, Rangwala N, Rottkamp CAM, Wilson L, Wu E, Uy CC, Valdez Lopez P, Norton ME. Nonimmune hydrops fetalis: identifying the underlying genetic etiology. Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics. 2018. Epub 2018/11/10. doi: 10.1038/s41436-018-0352-6. PubMed PMID: 30410095.

3. Sauers-Ford HS, Marcin JP, Underwood MA, Kim JH, Nicolau Y, Uy C, Chen ST, Hoffman KR. The Use of Telemedicine to Address Disparities in Access to Specialist Care for Neonates. Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 2018. Epub 2018/11/06. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2018.0095. PubMed PMID: 30394853.

4. Sparks TN, Thao K, Lianoglou BR, Boe NM, Bruce KG, Datkhaeva I, Field NT, Fratto VM, Jolley J, Laurent LC, Mardy AH, Murphy AM, Ngan E, Rangwala N, Rottkamp CAM, Wilson L, Wu E, Uy CC, Valdez Lopez P, Norton ME. Nonimmune hydrops fetalis: identifying the underlying genetic etiology. Genet Med. 2019 Jun;21(6):1339-1344. doi: 10.1038/s41436-018-0352-6. Epub 2018 Nov 9. PubMed PMID: 30410095; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6509016.

5. LaGrandeur RG, Singhal M, Bany-Mohammed F, Uy C, Koeppel R, Zaldivar F, Haddad F, Nalbandian A, Donovan P, Cooper DM, Aslam M. Pilot feasibility study to detect mesenchymal stem cell biomarkers of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in the tracheal aspirate fluid of preterm infants. J Neonatal Perinatal Med. 2018;11(1):1-10. doi: 10.3233/NPM-181722. PubMed PMID: 29689740.

6. Gargus JJ, Kimonis V, Uy C, Jalili M, Nguyen R, Reiter-Akhavan S, Wencel M, Edwards R. Sudden-death of infant with lysosomal acid lipase deficiency successfully completing sebelipase alfa clinical trial. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism. Feb 2018 123(2):S49.doi:10.1016/j.ymgme.2017.12.113

7. LaGrandeur RG, Tran M, Merchant C, Uy C. Transfusion-related acute lung injury following PDA ligation in a preterm neonate. J Neonatal Perinatal Med. 2017;10(3):339-342. doi: 10.3233/NPM-16107. PubMed PMID: 28854506.

8. Sharma GK, Ahuja GS, Wiedmann M, Osann KE, Su E, Heidari AE, Jing JC, Qu Y, Lazarow F, Wang A, Chou L, Uy CC, Dhar V, Cleary JP, Pham N, Huoh K, Chen Z, Wong BJ. Long-Range Optical Coherence Tomography of the Neonatal Upper Airway for Early Diagnosis of Intubation-related Subglottic Injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Dec 15;192(12):1504-13. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201501-0053OC. PubMed PMID: 26214043; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4731717.

9. Nicolau Y, Bany-Mohammed F, Carpenter PM, Uy C. Massive pneumatosis without necrosis: A case report of Clostridium perfringens sepsis in an extremely low birth weight infant. J Neonatal Perinatal Med. 2015;8(3):257-61. doi: 10.3233/NPM-15814066. PubMed PMID: 26485548.

10. Lusk LA, Brown EG, Overcash RT, Grogan TR, Keller RL, Kim JH, Poulain FR, Shew SB, Uy C, DeUgarte DA. Multi-institutional practice patterns and outcomes in uncomplicated gastroschisis: a report from the University of California Fetal Consortium (UCfC). J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Dec;49(12):1782-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2014.09.018. Epub 2014 Nov 14. PubMed PMID: 25487483; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4261143.

11. Overcash RT, DeUgarte DA, Stephenson ML, Gutkin RM, Norton ME, Parmar S, Porto M, Poulain FR, Schrimmer DB. Factors associated with gastroschisis outcomes. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Sep;124(3):551-7. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000425. PubMed PMID: 25162255; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4147679.

12. Dunn MS, Kaempf J, de Klerk A, de Klerk R, Reilly M, Howard D, Ferrelli K, O'Conor J, Soll RF. Randomized trial comparing 3 approaches to the initial respiratory management of preterm neonates. Pediatrics. 2011 Nov;128(5):e1069-76. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-3848. Epub 2011 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 22025591.

13. Davis EP, Waffarn F, Uy C, Hobel CJ, Glynn LM, Sandman CA. Effect of prenatal glucocorticoid treatment on size at birth among infants born at term gestation. J Perinatol. 2009 Nov;29(11):731-7. doi: 10.1038/jp.2009.85. Epub 2009 Jul 9. PubMed PMID: 19587690; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2797998.

14. Ahmad I, Davis KF, Emil S, Uy C, Sills J. Risk Factors for Spontaneous Intestinal Perforation in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal 2008; 2:11-15

15. Pineles BL, Sandman CA, Waffarn F, Uy C, Davis EP. Sensitization of cardiac responses to pain in preterm infants. Neonatology. 2007;91(3):190-5. doi: 10.1159/000097452. Epub 2006 Nov 29. PubMed PMID: 17377405.

16. S. Courtney, D. Durand, J Asselin, et al. For the Neonatal Ventilation Study Group. University of California Site Investigators: Govindaswami B, Uy C, Denson J, Kusano S. High frequency oscillatory ventilation versus conventional mechanical ventilation for very low birth weight infants. N Eng J Med 2002;347(9):643-652

17. Uy CC, Bry K, Lappalainen U, Hallman M. Granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor increases surfactant phospholipid in premature rabbits. Pediatr Res. 1999 Nov;46(5):613-20. doi: 10.1203/00006450-199911000-00020. PubMed PMID: 10541327.

18. Zuckerman GB, Uy CC. Shock, metabolic acidosis, and coma following ibuprofen overdose in a child. Ann Pharmacother. 1995 Sep;29(9):869-71. doi: 10.1177/106002809502900908. PubMed PMID: 8547735.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

1. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Hyperbilirubinemia – (Conjugated and Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia). In: Gomella TL, Eyal FG, Bany-Mohammed F, eds. Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 8th Edition New York: McGraw-Hill Medical 2020

2. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Chapter – Therapeutic Hypothermia. In: Gomella TL, Eyal FG, Bany-Mohammed F, eds. Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 8th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Medical 2020

3. Uy, Cherry. Newborn Physical Examination. In: Practical Approaches to Newborn Care: A Global Perspective in the Age of Information – Newborn Physical Examination. In Govindaswami B (Editor).New Delhi; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers:2018

4. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Chapter – Therapeutic Hypothermia. In: Gomella TL, Cunningham MD, eds. Neonatology: Management, procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 7th ed. 2013

5. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Hyperbilirubinemia – (Conjugated and Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia). In: Gomella TL, Cunningham MD, eds. Neonatology: Management, procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 7th ed. 2013

6. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Hyperbilirubinemia, Indirect (Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia). In: Gomella TL, Cunningham MD, eds. Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 6th ed. The McGraw-Hill Companies, 2009

7. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Hyperbilirubinemia, Direct (Conjugated Hyperbilirubinemia). In: Gomella TL, Cunningham MD, eds. Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 6th ed. The McGraw-Hill Companies, 2009

8. Uy, Cherry. Diseases and Disorders: Hyperbilirubinemia. In: Gomella TL, Cunningham MD, eds. Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-call Problems, Diseases and Drugs. 5th ed. The McGraw-Hill Companies, 2004
Last updated
09/05/2020