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Faculty Physicians

Mark C. Johnson, MD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric: angioplasty, congenital heart disease, cardiovasuclar disease, cardiac transplantation, hypertension, renal transplantation, balloon therapy

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 2nd Floor, Suite D
Office Phone: 314-454-6095
Fax: 314-454-2561

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Suite: E
Floor: 2
Office Phone: 314-454-6095
Fax: 314-454-2561

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 1994
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO 1985
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, MD 1982
B.A.: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 1978

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Transforming communication and safety culture in intrapartum care: a multi-organization blueprint.
Lyndon A, Johnson MC, Bingham D, Napolitano PG, Joseph G, Maxfield DG, OʼKeeffe DF
Obstet Gynecol. 2015 May; 125(5)1049-55. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000793.

PMID:
    25932832
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Coronary artery dilation and left ventricular hypertrophy do not predict morbidity in children with sickle cell disease.
Johnson MC, Johnikin MJ, Euteneuer JC, DeBaun MR, Hildebolt C
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Jan; 62(1)115-9. doi: 10.1002/pbc.25239.

PMID:
    25264310
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tissue Doppler septal Tei index indicates severity of illness in pediatric patients with congestive heart failure.
Sanchez Mejia AA, Simpson KE, Hildebolt CF, Pahl E, Matthews KL, Rainey CA, Canter CE, Jay PY, Johnson MC
Pediatr Cardiol. 2014 Mar; 35(3)411-8. doi: 10.1007/s00246-013-0794-1.

PMID:
    24061276
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Kinetically controlled overgrowth of Ag or Au on Pd nanocrystal seeds: from hybrid dimers to nonconcentric and concentric bimetallic nanocrystals.
Zhu C, Zeng J, Tao J, Johnson MC, Schmidt-Krey I, Blubaugh L, Zhu Y, Gu Z, Xia Y
J Am Chem Soc. 2012 Sep 26; 134(38)15822-31.

PMID:
    22947077
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Best practices: implementation of a glucose screening program based on diffusion of innovation theory methods.
Nicol GE, Morrato EH, Johnson MC, Campagna E, Yingling MD, Pham V, Newcomer JW
Psychiatr Serv. 2011 Jan; 62(1)12-4. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.62.1.12.

PMID:
    21209293
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Left ventricular hypertrophy and diastolic dysfunction in children with sickle cell disease are related to asleep and waking oxygen desaturation.
Johnson MC, Kirkham FJ, Redline S, Rosen CL, Yan Y, Roberts I, Gruenwald J, Marek J, DeBaun MR
Blood. 2010 Jul 8; 116(1)16-21. doi: 10.1182/blood-2009-06-227447.

PMID:
    20378754
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management of systemic hypertension in children and adolescents: an update.
Johnson MC, Schneider CJ, Beck AM
Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2007 Oct; 9(5)381-90.

PMID:
    17897567
    [PubMed]
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Fetal cardiac rhabdomyoma: a sheep or a wolf?
Gazit AZ, Singh GK, Shumway J, Johnson MC, Ludomirsky A
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2007 Apr; 20(4)343-8.

PMID:
    17437243
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Primary pulmonary vein stenosis.
Holt DB, Moller JH, Larson S, Johnson MC
Am J Cardiol. 2007 Feb 15; 99(4)568-72.

PMID:
    17293205
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interaction of antibiotics and warfarin in pediatric cardiology patients.
Johnson MC, Wood M, Vaughn V, Cowan L, Sharkey AM
Pediatr Cardiol. 2005 Sep-Oct; 26(5)589-92.

PMID:
    16235009
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early outcome after Glenn shunt and Fontan palliation and the impact of operation during viral respiratory season: analysis of a 19-year multi-institutional experience.
Nicolas RT, Hills C, Moller JH, Huddleston CB, Johnson MC
Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Feb; 79(2)613-7; discussion 617.

PMID:
    15680845
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of atypical antipsychotics on quality of life, self-report of symptom severity, and demand of services in chronically psychotic patients.
Zhang PL, Santos JM, Newcomer J, Pelfrey BA, Johnson MC, de Erausquin GA
Schizophr Res. 2004 Nov 1; 71(1)137-44.

PMID:
    15374581
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resolution of right heart enlargement after closure of secundum atrial septal defect with transcatheter technique.
Kort HW, Balzer DT, Johnson MC
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001 Nov 1; 38(5)1528-32.

PMID:
    11691535
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Echocardiographic prediction of left-to-right shunt with atrial septal defects.
Johnson MC, Sekarski TJ, Balzer DT
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Nov; 13(11)1038-42.

PMID:
    11093107
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rapidly progressive extensive subcutaneous emphysema associated with an implantable intratracheal oxygen catheter.
Blackmon GM, Johnson MC 2nd, Plotkin E
Chest. 1998 Mar; 113(3)834-6.

PMID:
    9515866
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chromosome abnormalities in congenital heart disease.
Johnson MC, Hing A, Wood MK, Watson MS
Am J Med Genet. 1997 Jun 13; 70(3)292-8.

PMID:
    9188669
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pulmonary and systemic inflammatory responses in rabbits with gram-negative pneumonia.
Fox-Dewhurst R, Alberts MK, Kajikawa O, Caldwell E, Johnson MC 2nd, Skerrett SJ, Goodman RB, Ruzinski JT, Wong VA, Chi EY, Martin TR
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1997 Jun; 155(6)2030-40.

PMID:
    9196112
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endothelial cell injury in cardiovascular surgery: the systemic inflammatory response.
Boyle EM Jr, Pohlman TH, Johnson MC, Verrier ED
Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Jan; 63(1)277-84.

PMID:
    8993292
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The genetic basis of pediatric cardiovascular disease.
Strauss AW, Johnson MC
Semin Perinatol. 1996 Dec; 20(6)564-76.

PMID:
    9090781
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Molecular expression of the alpha-chemokine rabbit GRO in Escherichia coli and characterization of its production by lung cells in vitro and in vivo.
Johnson MC 2nd, Kajikawa O, Goodman RB, Wong VA, Mongovin SM, Wong WB, Fox-Dewhurst R, Martin TR
J Biol Chem. 1996 May 3; 271(18)10853-8.

PMID:
    8631900
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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