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Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Electrophysiology, 1994
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology, 1994
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Residency Program, General Pediatrics, 1991
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • Internship Program, General Pediatrics, 1989
    Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
  • MD, 1988
    University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • BS, 1984
    Bucknell University
  • MS
    Bucknell University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctors No Va Magazine (2022, 2021, 2020)
  • Top Doctors Washingtonian (2021, 2020, 2019)

National Provider ID: 1639168438

Biography

Charles Berul, M.D., is division chief of Cardiology and co-director of the Children's National Heart Institute at Children's National Hospital. He was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in the area.

Dr. Berul was the director of the Pacemaker Program at Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School until coming to Children’s National Medical Center in 2009. Dr. Berul is a professor of Pediatrics at George Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Berul is a fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Cardiology, the Society for Pediatric Research, and the American Heart Association’s Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young. Dr. Berul has more than 150 publications in pediatric cardiology and is an invited speaker nationally and internationally and is an acknowledged expert in the area of pediatric cardiac electrophysiology.

Research & Publications

4.9 / 5 4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 41 Patient/Family Ratings)

About Our Patient Satisfaction Scores

The main Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

The ratings below are the average of specific questions about interactions with the care provider.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

  • 4.8 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.9 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider