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Anita N. Krishnan, MD

The Center for Heart, Lung and Kidney Disease


Fetal Heart Program
Fetal and Transitional Medicine

Specialties: Fetal Echocardiogram, Cardiac First Trimester Imaging Program, Cardiology Post-Natal Follow-Up Clinic, Heart Failure

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology
National Provider Identifier1063561090

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Children's Outpatient Center of Montgomery County
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Shady Grove Medical Park
9850 Key West Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
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Phone: 301-765-5400 or 800-787-0243
Fax: 301-765-5497
*Ambulatory Surgery Center 301-765-5500

Children's Outpatient Center in Annapolis

888 Bestgate Road
Suite 320
Annapolis, MD 21401
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Phone: 410-266-6582
Fax: 410-266-0943
Center Manager: Sheilah Pape

Dr. Krishnan joined the Division of Cardiology in October 2009. She recently completed a fourth year cardiac imaging fellowship at Children's. Her residency and fellowship training were also at Children's. She has experience in all aspects of echocardiography, including transthoracic, transesophageal and fetal imaging. Her research areas of interest have been neurodevelopmental outcomes of neonates with congenital heart defects, fetal arrhythmias associated with maternal diabetes, and the fetal effects of maternal connective tissue disease. She has spent time at the National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute investigating early human and mouse cardiac development using novel high resolution imaging techniques. Dr. Krishnan is a native of Maryland, and lives in Rockville with her family, including a busy toddler.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MABachelor of Science 1994 -1998
Medical School Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, ILDoctor of Medicine 1998 -2002

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