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Karla Christian

Karla G. Christian, M.D.

Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
5247 Doctors Office Tower, 2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN  37232-9292
United States
1 615 936-5500
1 615 343-0042 (fax)
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University of Washington (B.S. 1981)
University of Washington (M.D. 1985)
University of Washington General Surgery Residency (1985-87)
University of Washington Senior Research Fellow (1987-88)
Vanderbilt University General Surgery Residency (1988-91)
Vanderbilt University Cardiothoracic Residency (1991-94)
Assistant Professor, Cardiac Surgery Vanderbilt University (1994-2002)
Associate Professor, Cardiac Surgery Vanderbilt University (2002-present)
Associate Chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University (2004-present)


Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Resident Education
Pediatric Heart Transplant