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Shafkat Anwar, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Cardiology Director, Cardiac MRI

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Languages

Spanish
Bengali

Areas of Clinical Interest

Heart disease in children, congenital heart, cardiac imaging, echo, 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: 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

B.S.: The George Washington University, Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Washington DC 2001
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 2012
Medical Degree: The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington DC 2005
Residency: Residency, Pediatrics, Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC), Washington, DC 2008
Fellowship (Research): National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Washington DC 2009
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, University Hospitals (UH), Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, Washington DC 2009
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PN 2013

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Comparison of two-dimensional strain analysis using vendor-independent and vendor-specific software in adult and pediatric patients.
Anwar S, Negishi K, Borowszki A, Gladding P, Popović ZB, Erenberg F, Thomas JD
JRSM Cardiovasc Dis. 2017 Jan-Dec; 62048004017712862. doi: 10.1177/2048004017712862.

PMID:
    28660071
    [PubMed]
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The Impact of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Patch on Right Ventricular Strain in Tetralogy of Fallot: A Comparison with Valvar Pulmonary Stenosis Utilizing Cardiac Magnetic Resonance.
Anwar S, Harris MA, Whitehead KK, Keller MS, Goldmuntz E, Fogel MA, Mercer-Rosa L
Pediatr Cardiol. 2017 Mar; 38(3)617-623. doi: 10.1007/s00246-016-1558-5.

PMID:
    28144689
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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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Rapid resolution of cardiac rhabdomyomas following everolimus therapy.
Choudhry S, Nguyen HH, Anwar S
BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Dec 9; 2015pii: bcr2015212946. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-212946.

PMID:
    26661560
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Left aortic arch, right descending aorta, and right patent ductus arteriosus: precise depiction of a rare vascular ring with cardiac computed tomography.
Nguyen HH, Sheybani E, Manning P, Herman T, Anwar S
Circulation. 2015 Apr 14; 131(15)e404-5. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.012916.

PMID:
    25869006
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Leaving antegrade pulmonary blood flow results in reversal of flow in the azygous vein and decompression of the cavopulmonary circulation: mechanism of cyanosis defined with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
Anwar S, Whitehead KK, Harris MA
Cardiol Young. 2014 Jun; 24(3)515-6. doi: 10.1017/S104795111300214X.

PMID:
    24345722
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric chest pain: findings on exercise stress testing.
Anwar S, Kavey RE
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012 Jul; 51(7)659-62. doi: 10.1177/0009922812440842.

PMID:
    22496178
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the noncoronary cusp: not a benign lesion.
Anwar S, Brook M, Mavroudis C, Hobbs R, Lorber R
Pediatr Cardiol. 2012 Oct; 33(7)1187-9. doi: 10.1007/s00246-012-0242-7.

PMID:
    22370815
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pulmonary atresia with aortopulmonary and coronary artery collaterals: precise depiction by low-dose computed tomography.
Anwar S, Qureshi AM, Arruda J, Bolen MA
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Jan 3; 59(1)90. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.04.050.

PMID:
    22192675
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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