Dr. John Charpie

Pediatric Cardiology
Ann Arbor, MI
30 years experience male

Locations

Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

Ann Arbor, MI

Address

CW 11-740, 1540 East Hospital Drive, SPC 4204, Ann Arbor, MI
Directions

Fax

7349369470

About

Bio

John R. Charpie, M.D., Ph.D. is Division Director and Amnon Rosenthal Collegiate Professor of Pediatric Cardiology. His clinical interests and expertise are in pediatric cardiac intensive care for infants, children and young adults with congenital and acquired heart disease. Dr. Charpie’s research focuses on myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury associated with cardiopulmonary bypass, and endothelial dysfunction in children. As a cardiac intensivist, Dr. Charpie is also interested in examining early and late outcomes following congenital heart disease surgery, and novel interventions aimed at improving morbidity and mortality including antioxidants and therapeutic hypothermia among others. Dr. Charpie serves as a Principal Investigator or Co-investigator for several government and industry-sponsored studies in pediatric cardiology.

Specialties
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Pediatric Cardiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

66 Answers
13 Agrees
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Charpie
30 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: Elevated troponin is most often associated with heart muscle damage, as in a heart attack. Heart valves may be damaged (by infection or other process ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Charpie
30 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: Congenital heart disease may be associated with other syndromes that can affect facial features. Your pediatric cardiologist should be able to provide ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Charpie
30 years experience Pediatrics
Very common: Chest pain is one of the most common complaints that bring teenagers to a pediatric heart doctor for evaluation. Most are musculoskeletal in origin an ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Charpie is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Charpie is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Feb 1, 2012
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 1990MD

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Member, Society for Pediatric Research
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