Charles Canter, M.D.  canter@wustl.edu

Medical Director, Cardiac Transplant Program, St. Louis Children's Hospital
Researcher, Patient Oriented Research Unit
Patient Oriented Research UnitCardiology

phone: (314) 454-6095

Education

  • BS, Brown University1974
  • MSc, Brown University1976
  • MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine1979

Training

  • Intern, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO1979 - 1980
  • Assistant Resident, St. Louis Children's Hospital1980 - 1982
  • Resident-Fellow, St. Louis Children's Hospital1982 - 1984

Licensure and Board Certification

  • IL, Medical License
  • MO, Medical License
  • National Board of Medical Examiners 1980
  • American Board of Pediatrics 1984
  • APB, Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology, recertified 1995,recertified 2002,recertified 2015 1988

Honors

  • Fellowship, American Heart Association Seminar on Cardiovascular Epidemiology - Pres
  • Upjohn Achievement Award1979
  • Best Doctors in America2003
  • Medical Honoree, American Heart Association, Heartland Affiliate2004
  • New endowed professorship from St. Louis Children’s Hospital – The Lois B. Tuttle and Jeanne B. Hauck Chair in Pediatrics.2012 - Pres
  • Parkway School District Hall of Fame2016 - Pres

Selected Publications view all (194)


1.
Continuous Flow Device Support in Children Using the HeartWare HVAD: 1,000 Days of Lessons Learned From a Single Center Experience. ASAIO J. 2015. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000000253  PMID:25967955 
2.
Pediatric Quality of Life while Supported with a Ventricular Assist Device. Congenit Heart Dis. 2015. doi:10.1111/chd.12260  PMID:25864509 
3.
Predicting graft loss by 1 year in pediatric heart transplantation candidates: an analysis of the Pediatric Heart Transplant Study database. Circulation. 2015;131(10):890-8. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.009120  PMID:25587099 
4.
Outpatient management of intra-corporeal left ventricular assist device system in children: a multi-center experience. Am J Transplant. 2015;15(2):453-60. doi:10.1111/ajt.13003  PMID:25612114 
5.
Successful bridge through transplantation with berlin heart ventricular assist device in a child with failing fontan. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015;99(2):707-9. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.04.064  PMID:25639417 
6.
Intravenous home inotropic use is safe in pediatric patients awaiting transplantation. Circ Heart Fail. 2015;8(1):64-70. doi:10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.114.001528  PMID:25472966 
7.
Prediction of sarcomere mutations in subclinical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014;7(6):863-71. doi:10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.114.002411  PMCID:PMC4237712  PMID:25228707 
8.
B-type natriuretic peptide trends after pediatric heart transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2014. PMID:24922348 
9.
Echocardiographic normalization in children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: rsults from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry. J Am Coll cardiol. 2014;63:1405. 
10.
Liver cirrhosis in fontan patients does not affect one year post-heart transplant mortality or markers of liver function J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014;33:170. 
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