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Maira Souza, BSN, RN, CPN, CCRN-K

Appointments: 1-855-324-0091




Pontificia Catholic University of Goiás, Goiás, Brazil, BSN

Maira Souza, BSN, RN, CPN, CCRN-K, is a licensed registered nurse and serves as a Nurse Navigator for the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin. With over 20 years of experience, she specializes in caring for infants, children, and adolescents with heart diseases and defects.

Maira Souza earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Pontifical Catholic University of Goiás in Goiás, Brazil. She also earned both her pediatric nurse certification and her critical care registered nurse certification.

Maira Souza serves as a parish nurse, also known as a faith community nurse, at Primeira Igreja Batista Brasileira em Austin.

Maira Souza is a registered nurse with Dell Children's Medical Center.


  • Congenital and pediatric cardiac critical care and surgery

Board Certification

  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Certified Pediatric Nurse
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Certified Critical Care Registered Nurse
  • Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Registered Nurse


  • Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd.
    Austin, TX 78723
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