Stephanie Mateev, M.D.

Stephanie Nicole Mateev, M.D.


Pediatric Critical Care




  • Clinical Professor
  • Medical Director, PICU and PCICU
  • Medical Director of ECLS


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UC Davis Children's Hospital

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Phone: 916-734-7840
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)



Philosophy of Care

Dr. Mateev is active in optimizing patient safety, particularly in regards to medications and quality health care delivery.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Mateev is board certified in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, and cares for all patients in the pediatric intensive care unit. She has a special clinical interest in care of patients with congenital heart disease. 


Pediatric Critical Care

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville VA 1995

B.A., University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA 1991

Internship: Pediatrics, Children�s Memorial Hospital, Chicago IL 1995-1996


Pediatrics, Children�s Memorial Hospital, Chicago IL 1996-1998


Pediatric Critical Care, The Children's Hospital of Colorado, Denver CO 1999-2002

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, 2015

American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2016

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics- Fellow

Extracorporeal Life Support Organization

Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society

Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Teaching Award � awarded by the UC Davis pediatric residents, 2010

Golden State Donor Services � Shining Star Champion award, 2007

Rookie of the Year- voted by the UC Davis Pediatric residents, 2005

Eli Gold Award - Outstanding Junior Faculty at UC Davis, 2011

Select Recent Publications

Mateev, Stephanie, Mouser R, Young D, Mecham RP, Moore LG, Chronic hypoxia augments uterine artery distensibility and alters the circumferential wall stress-strain relationship during pregnancy. J Appl Physiol. 2006 June; 00(6):1842-50.

Mateev, Stephanie, Sillau AH, Mouser R., McCullough RE, White M, Young D, Moore LG, Chronic hypoxia opposes pregnancy-induced increase in uterine artery vasodilator repsonse to flow. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2003 March;284(3):H820-829.