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Faculty Physicians

Shafkat Anwar, MD

Instructor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatrics

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

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Three

1020 N. Mason Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-454-6095
Fax: 314-454-2561

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

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

EFFECT OF EPIDURAL ANALGESIA ON LABOR AND ITS OUTCOMES.
Anwar S, Anwar MW, Ahmad S
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2015 Jan-Mar; 27(1)146-50.

PMID:
    26182762
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CLINICO-PATHOLOGICAL PATTERN, CLASSIFICATION AND STAGING OF URINARY BLADDER CARCINOMAS--A FIVE YEARS EXPERIENCE AT A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL IN CENTRAL PUNJAB. .
Naeem A, Naseem N, Anwar S, Butt S, Nagi AH
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2015 Jan-Mar; 27(1)131-4.

PMID:
    26182758
    [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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Predictors of left ventricular hypertrophy and their cutoffs in peritoneal dialysis patients.
Hassan K, Hassan S, Anwar S, Zaher A, Edgem R, Hassan F
Int Heart J. 2015; 56(2)186-91. doi: 10.1536/ihj.14-246.

PMID:
    25740398
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Common risk factors for the development of anti tuberculosis treatment induced hepatotoxicity.
Abbasi MA, Ahmed N, Suleman A, Zaman H, Tariq S, Anwar SA, Khan N
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2014 Jul-Sep; 26(3)384-8.

PMID:
    25671954
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Frequency of albuminuria in diabetic patients presenting with macrovascular complications.
Sohail M, Fatima F, Fatima S, Khan SA, Anwar SA, Alam MA, Abbasi MA
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2014 Apr-Jun; 26(2)149-52.

PMID:
    25603665
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Author's response: What characteristics of primary care and patients are associated with early death in patients with lung cancer in the UK?
O'Dowd EL, McKeever TM, Baldwin DR, Anwar S, Powell HA, Gibson JE, Iyen-Omofoman B, Hubbard RB
Thorax. 2015 Feb; 70(2)185. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2014-206638.

PMID:
    25589688
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Frequency of diabetes mellitus in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
Ahmed N, Kazmi S, Nawaz H, Javed M, Anwar SA, Alam MA
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2014 Jan-Mar; 26(1)57-60.

PMID:
    25358219
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management dilemmas of retroperitoneal paraganglioma: report of a case.
Anwar S, Mehmood S, Siddiqui F, Khurshaidi N
Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi. 2014 Jul-Sep; 118(3)679-82.

PMID:
    25341284
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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What characteristics of primary care and patients are associated with early death in patients with lung cancer in the UK?
O'Dowd EL, McKeever TM, Baldwin DR, Anwar S, Powell HA, Gibson JE, Iyen-Omofoman B, Hubbard RB
Thorax. 2015 Feb; 70(2)161-8. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2014-205692.

PMID:
    25311471
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Brain metastases following radical surgical treatment of non-small cell lung cancer: is preoperative brain imaging important?
O'Dowd EL, Kumaran M, Anwar S, Palomo B, Baldwin DR
Lung Cancer. 2014 Nov; 86(2)185-9. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.08.021.

PMID:
    25239395
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reactive oxygen species regulates expression of iron-sulfur cluster assembly protein IscS of Leishmania donovani.
Pratap Singh K, Zaidi A, Anwar S, Bimal S, Das P, Ali V
Free Radic Biol Med. 2014 Oct; 75195-209. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2014.07.017.

PMID:
    25062827
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chemotherapy for advanced endometrial cancer with carboplatin and epirubicin.
Tirmazy SH, Barthakur U, El-Modir A, Anwar S, Fernando I
Anticancer Res. 2014 Jul; 34(7)3793-8.

PMID:
    24982404
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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DNA methylation, microRNAs, and their crosstalk as potential biomarkers in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Anwar SL, Lehmann U
World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jun 28; 20(24)7894-913. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i24.7894.

PMID:
    24976726
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Stage-dependent expression and up-regulation of trypanothione synthetase in amphotericin B resistant Leishmania donovani.
Equbal A, Suman SS, Anwar S, Singh KP, Zaidi A, Sardar AH, Das P, Ali V
PLoS One. 2014; 9(6)e97600. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097600.

PMID:
    24901644
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Saliency detection using sparse and nonlinear feature representation.
Anwar S, Zhao Q, Manzoor MF, Khan SI
ScientificWorldJournal. 2014; 2014137349. doi: 10.1155/2014/137349.

PMID:
    24895644
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Deregulation of RB1 expression by loss of imprinting in human hepatocellular carcinoma.
Anwar SL, Krech T, Hasemeier B, Schipper E, Schweitzer N, Vogel A, Kreipe H, Lehmann U
J Pathol. 2014 Aug; 233(4)392-401. doi: 10.1002/path.4376.

PMID:
    24838394
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Primary renal Ewing's sarcoma: a rare entity.
Faizan M, Anwar S, Iqbal S, Mehmood Q, Zaman S, Abbas N, Mahmood S, Ali AS
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2014 Mar; 24 Suppl 1S66-7. doi: 03.2014/JCPSP.S66S67.

PMID:
    24718013
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Antimicrobial resistance and in vitro biofilm-forming ability of Enterococci spp. isolated from urinary tract infection in a tertiary care hospital in Dhaka.
Akhter J, Ahmed S, Saleh AA, Anwar S
Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull. 2014 Apr; 40(1)6-9.

PMID:
    26118165
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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MRI for the diagnosis of ultrasonographically indeterminate pelvic masses.
Anwar S, Rehan B, Hameed G
J Pak Med Assoc. 2014 Feb; 64(2)171-4.

PMID:
    24640807
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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