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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

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 - in process]
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Tacrolimus-Induced Cardiomyopathy in an Adult Renal Transplant Recipient.
Bowman LJ, Brennan DC, Delos-Santos R, LaRue SJ, Anwar S, Klein CL
Pharmacotherapy. 2015 Dec; 35(12)1109-16. doi: 10.1002/phar.1666.

PMID:
    26616582
    [PubMed - in process]
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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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A case report of adrenocorticotropic hormone to treat recurrent focal segmental glomerular sclerosis post-transplantation and biomarker monitoring.
Anwar S, Larson DS, Naimi N, Ashraf M, Culiberk N, Liapis H, Wei C, Reiser J, Brennan DC
Front Med (Lausanne). 2015; 213. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2015.00013.

PMID:
    25853133
    [PubMed]
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Treatment of BK viremia after renal transplantation: are fluoroquinolones a false dawn?
Anwar S, Brennan DC
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Mar; 9(3)445-7. doi: 10.2215/CJN.13001213.

PMID:
    24482067
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Immune responses to collagen-IV and fibronectin in renal transplant recipients with transplant glomerulopathy.
Angaswamy N, Klein C, Tiriveedhi V, Gaut J, Anwar S, Rossi A, Phelan D, Wellen JR, Shenoy S, Chapman WC, Mohanakumar T
Am J Transplant. 2014 Mar; 14(3)685-93. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12592.

PMID:
    24410875
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinicopathological course of acute kidney injury following brown recluse (Loxoscles reclusa) envenomation.
Anwar S, Torosyan R, Ginsberg C, Liapis H, Morrison AR
Clin Kidney J. 2013 Dec; 6(6)609-12. doi: 10.1093/ckj/sft111.

PMID:
    26120457
    [PubMed]
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Symptomatic hyperammonemia after lung transplantation: lessons learnt.
Anwar S, Gupta D, Ashraf MA, Khalid SA, Rizvi SM, Miller BW, Brennan DC
Hemodial Int. 2014 Jan; 18(1)185-91. doi: 10.1111/hdi.12088.

PMID:
    23998793
    [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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