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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

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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

3D Printing is a Transformative Technology in Congenital Heart Disease.
Anwar S, Singh GK, Miller J, Sharma M, Manning P, Billadello JJ, Eghtesady P, Woodard PK
JACC Basic Transl Sci. 2018 Apr; 3(2)294-312. doi: 10.1016/j.jacbts.2017.10.003.

PMID:
    30062215
    [PubMed]
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Novel drug targets for ductus arteriosus manipulation: Looking beyond prostaglandins.
Shelton EL, Singh GK, Nichols CG
Semin Perinatol. 2018 Jun; 42(4)221-227. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2018.05.004.

PMID:
    29880312
    [PubMed - in process]
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Right Ventricular-Pulmonary Vascular Interactions: An Emerging Role for Pulmonary Artery Acceleration Time by Echocardiography in Adults and Children.
Levy PT, El Khuffash A, Woo KV, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2018 Aug; 31(8)962-964. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2018.04.004.

PMID:
    29807847
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evidence of Echocardiographic Markers of Pulmonary Vascular Disease in Asymptomatic Infants Born Preterm at One Year of Age.
Levy PT, Patel MD, Choudhry S, Hamvas A, Singh GK
J Pediatr. 2018 Jun; 19748-56.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.02.006.

PMID:
    29625733
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk factors and prognostic significance of altered left ventricular geometry in preterm infants.
Choudhry S, Salter A, Cunningham TW, Levy PT, Hackett BP, Singh GK, Johnson MC
J Perinatol. 2018 May; 38(5)543-549. doi: 10.1038/s41372-018-0047-5.

PMID:
    29410539
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prelude to "Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease".
Singh GK
Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2018 Jan 26; 20(1)4. doi: 10.1007/s11936-018-0602-6.

PMID:
    29372427
    [PubMed]
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Reducing Cardiovascular Disparities Through Community-Engaged Implementation Research: A National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Workshop Report.
Mensah GA, Cooper RS, Siega-Riz AM, Cooper LA, Smith JD, Brown CH, Westfall JM, Ofili EO, Price LN, Arteaga S, Green Parker MC, Nelson CR, Newsome BJ, Redmond N, Roper RA, Beech BM, Brooks JL, Furr-Holden D, Gebreab SY, Giles WH, James RS, Lewis TT, Mokdad AH, Moore KD, Ravenell JE, Richmond A, Schoenberg NE, Sims M, Singh GK, Sumner AE, Treviño RP, Watson KS, Avilés-Santa ML, Reis JP, Pratt CA, Engelgau MM, Goff DC Jr, Pérez-Stable EJ
Circ Res. 2018 Jan 19; 122(2)213-230. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.117.312243.

PMID:
    29348251
    [PubMed - in process]
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Markers of Cardiovascular Dysfunction in Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa.
Morris R, Prasad A, Asaro J, Guzman M, Sanders L, Hauck A, Singh GK, Levy PT
Glob Pediatr Health. 2017; 42333794X17727423. doi: 10.1177/2333794X17727423.

PMID:
    28890913
    [PubMed]
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Markers of maternal and infant metabolism are associated with ventricular dysfunction in infants of obese women with type 2 diabetes.
Cade WT, Levy PT, Tinius RA, Patel MD, Choudhry S, Holland MR, Singh GK, Cahill AG
Pediatr Res. 2017 Nov; 82(5)768-775. doi: 10.1038/pr.2017.140.

PMID:
    28604759
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Normative Left Ventricular M-Mode Echocardiographic Values in Preterm Infants up to 2 kg.
Choudhry S, Salter A, Cunningham TW, Levy PT, Nguyen HH, Wallendorf M, Singh GK, Johnson MC
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2017 Aug; 30(8)781-789.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2017.04.010.

PMID:
    28599830
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and Perinatal Characteristics Predict 1-Year Respiratory Outcomes in Newborns Born at Extremely Low Gestational Age: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Keller RL, Feng R, DeMauro SB, Ferkol T, Hardie W, Rogers EE, Stevens TP, Voynow JA, Bellamy SL, Shaw PA, Moore PE, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program.
J Pediatr. 2017 Aug; 18789-97.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.04.026.

PMID:
    28528221
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Maturational Patterns of Systolic Ventricular Deformation Mechanics by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography in Preterm Infants over the First Year of Age.
Levy PT, El-Khuffash A, Patel MD, Breatnach CR, James AT, Sanchez AA, Abuchabe C, Rogal SR, Holland MR, McNamara PJ, Jain A, Franklin O, Mertens L, Hamvas A, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2017 Jul; 30(7)685-698.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2017.03.003.

PMID:
    28433214
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tricuspid Atresia with Non-compaction: An Early Experience with Implications for Surgical Palliation.
Nguyen HH, Khan R, Silverman NH, Singh GK
Pediatr Cardiol. 2017 Mar; 38(3)495-505. doi: 10.1007/s00246-016-1541-1.

PMID:
    27942762
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 Nov; 29(11)1056-1065. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.08.013.

PMID:
    27641101
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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. 2017 Jan; 30(1)97-98. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.08.011.

PMID:
    27638237
    [PubMed - in process]
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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. 2017 Aug; 10(8)953-956. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.03.013.

PMID:
    27450874
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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K(ATP) channel gain-of-function leads to increased myocardial L-type Ca(2+) 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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Fetal cardiology, cardiac mechanics, strain imaging, cardiac MRI