Paul Tannous, MD, PhD

Paul Tannous, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Language: English

Appointments & Referrals

1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)

About Me

Dr. Tannous was born and raised in Iowa City, Iowa, and completed his undergraduate education at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He then joined the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where he completed medical school and earned his PhD studying mechanisms of myocardial remodeling. Dr. Tannous remained in Dallas for pediatric residency, and then relocated to Boston Children’s Hospital for general cardiology fellowship, followed by a senior year in Interventional Cardiology. As a member of Interventional Cardiology, Dr. Tannous specializes in transcatheter care of children and adults with congenital heart disease. In addition to his clinical duties, Dr. Tannous also conducts translational research investigating the development of vascular malformations in the setting of cyanotic congenital heart disease.

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Education & Training

Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 2009

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in interventional cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, 2015-2016; Fellowship in cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, 2012-2015; Residency in pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 2010-2012; Internship in pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 2009-2010

Board Certifications: General Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Adult Congenital Heart Disease

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