Karla G. Christian MD

Associate Chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Associate Professor of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, and Director of Pediatric Resident Education

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiac/Heart Transplantation
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    Congenital Heart Diseases
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    Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
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    Pediatric Heart Transplant
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    Pediatric Surgery

Location

2200 Children's Way, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Washington, 1985
  • Internship - University of Washington Medical Center, 1986
  • Residency - University of Washington Medical Center, 1987
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1991
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1994
  • Fellowship - University of Washington Medical Center, 1998

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 1995
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2012