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Gautam K. Singh, MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Co-director, Echocardiography Laboratory
Director, Non-Invasive Imaging Research

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology
Echocardiography

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Languages

Hindi

Areas of Clinical Interest

Fetal cardiology, preventive cardiology, hyperlipidemia, obesity in children, cardiac MRI

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 454-6095
Email: singh_g@WUSTL.EDU

Boone Hospital

1600 East Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201

Office Phone: 573 815 8150

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Temple University), Philadelphia, Pa.
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Temple University), Philadelphia, Pa
Medical Degree: Patna Medical College, (Patna University), Patna, India 1982
Bachelor of Med/Surg: M.B., B.S., (Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery), Rajendra Medical College, (Ranchi University), Ranchi, India, 1977
B.Sc: St. Xavier's College, (Ranchi University) Ranchi, India 1970

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Pulmonary Artery Acceleration Time Provides a Reliable Estimate of Invasive Pulmonary Hemodynamics in Children.
Levy PT, Patel MD, Groh G, Choudhry S, Murphy J, Holland MR, Hamvas A, Grady MR, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Sep 15; pii: S0894-7317(16)30422-9. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.08.013.

PMID:
    27641101
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Challenges in Interpreting Deformation Values by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography in Preterm and Term Infants.
Levy PT, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Sep 13; pii: S0894-7317(16)30420-5. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.08.011.

PMID:
    27638237
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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3D Printing in Complex Congenital Heart Disease: Across a Spectrum of Age, Pathology, and Imaging Techniques.
Anwar S, Singh GK, Varughese J, Nguyen H, Billadello JJ, Sheybani EF, Woodard PK, Manning P, Eghtesady P
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jul 14; pii: S1936-878X(16)30413-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.03.013.

PMID:
    27450874
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Neurologic and neuroimaging manifestations of Cantú syndrome: A case series.
Leon Guerrero CR, Pathak S, Grange DK, Singh GK, Nichols CG, Lee JM, Vo KD
Neurology. 2016 Jul 19; 87(3)270-6. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002861.

PMID:
    27316244
    [PubMed - in process]
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KATP channel gain-of-function leads to increased myocardial L-type Ca2+ current and contractility in Cantu syndrome.
Levin MD, Singh GK, Zhang HX, Uchida K, Kozel BA, Stein PK, Kovacs A, Westenbroek RE, Catterall WA, Grange DK, Nichols CG
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Jun 14; 113(24)6773-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1606465113.

PMID:
    27247394
    [PubMed - in process]
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Author's Reply.
Levy PT, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Jun; 29(6)568-9. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.03.015.

PMID:
    27133162
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reference Ranges of Left Ventricular Strain Measures by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Levy PT, Machefsky A, Sanchez AA, Patel MD, Rogal S, Fowler S, Yaeger L, Hardi A, Holland MR, Hamvas A, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Mar; 29(3)209-225.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2015.11.016.

PMID:
    26747685
    [PubMed - in process]
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Toward 3-D Echocardiographic Determination of Regional Myofiber Structure.
Milne ML, Singh GK, Miller JG, Wallace KD, Holland MR
Ultrasound Med Biol. 2016 Feb; 42(2)607-18. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2015.09.024.

PMID:
    26589530
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Echocardiography of Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery.
Christensen JL, Singh GK, Aubuchon J, Sharma A
Anesth Analg. 2015 Nov; 121(5)1143-6. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000932.

PMID:
    26484455
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparisons and Limitations of Current Definitions of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia for the Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program.
Poindexter BB, Feng R, Schmidt B, Aschner JL, Ballard RA, Hamvas A, Reynolds AM, Shaw PA, Jobe AH, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program
Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Dec; 12(12)1822-30. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201504-218OC.

PMID:
    26397992
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Maternal post-absorptive leucine kinetics during late pregnancy in US women with HIV taking antiretroviral therapy: a cross-sectional pilot study.
Cade WT, Singh GK, Holland MR, Reeds DN, Overton ET, Cibulka N, Bahow K, Presti R, Stephens A, Cahill AG
Clin Nutr ESPEN. 2015 Aug 1; 10(4)e140-e146.

PMID:
    26273702
    [PubMed]
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Electrophysiologic consequences of KATP gain of function in the heart: Conduction abnormalities in Cantu syndrome.
Levin MD, Zhang H, Uchida K, Grange DK, Singh GK, Nichols CG
Heart Rhythm. 2015 Nov; 12(11)2316-24. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.06.042.

PMID:
    26142302
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prematurity and respiratory outcomes program (PROP): study protocol of a prospective multicenter study of respiratory outcomes of preterm infants in the United States.
Pryhuber GS, Maitre NL, Ballard RA, Cifelli D, Davis SD, Ellenberg JH, Greenberg JM, Kemp J, Mariani TJ, Panitch H, Ren C, Shaw P, Taussig LM, Hamvas A, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program Investigators
BMC Pediatr. 2015 Apr 10; 1537. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0346-3.

PMID:
    25886363
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Respiratory consequences of prematurity: evolution of a diagnosis and development of a comprehensive approach.
Maitre NL, Ballard RA, Ellenberg JH, Davis SD, Greenberg JM, Hamvas A, Pryhuber GS, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program
J Perinatol. 2015 May; 35(5)313-21. doi: 10.1038/jp.2015.19.

PMID:
    25811285
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Right ventricular function in preterm and term neonates: reference values for right ventricle areas and fractional area of change.
Levy PT, Dioneda B, Holland MR, Sekarski TJ, Lee CK, Mathur A, Cade WT, Cahill AG, Hamvas A, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015 May; 28(5)559-69. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2015.01.024.

PMID:
    25753503
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Markers of cardiovascular risk, insulin resistance, and ventricular dysfunction and remodeling in obese adolescents.
Sanchez AA, Levy PT, Sekarski TJ, Arbelaez AM, Hildebolt CF, Holland MR, Singh GK
J Pediatr. 2015 Mar; 166(3)660-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.11.012.

PMID:
    25556013
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Exclusive Breastfeeding and Under-Five Mortality, 2006-2014: A Cross-National Analysis of 57 Low- and-Middle Income Countries.
Azuine RE, Murray J, Alsafi N, Singh GK
Int J MCH AIDS. 2015; 4(1)13-21.

PMID:
    27621999
    [PubMed]
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Cantú Syndrome and Related Disorders
Grange DK, Nichols CG, Singh GK, Pagon RA, Adam MP, Ardinger HH, Wallace SE, Amemiya A, Bean LJH, Bird TD, Fong CT, Mefford HC, Smith RJH, Stephens K
. 1993;

PMID:
    25275207
    [PubMed]
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Early ventricular remodeling and dysfunction in obese children and adolescents.
Sanchez AA, Singh GK
Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2014 Oct; 16(10)340. doi: 10.1007/s11936-014-0340-3.

PMID:
    25143118
    [PubMed]
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Effects of frame rate on two-dimensional speckle tracking-derived measurements of myocardial deformation in premature infants.
Sanchez AA, Levy PT, Sekarski TJ, Hamvas A, Holland MR, Singh GK
Echocardiography. 2015 May; 32(5)839-47. doi: 10.1111/echo.12716.

PMID:
    25109389
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Fetal cardiology, cardiac mechanics, strain imaging, cardiac MRI