George F. Van Hare

George F. Van Hare, MD

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Specializes In
  • Cardiology
  • Pacemaker
  • Pediatric Cardiology
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Heart rhythm disorders in children, and in adults with congenital heart disease; radiofrequency catheter ablation, cryoablation, pacemaker, implantable cardioverter-defibrillator, (ICD), implantation and follow-up.



Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology

Academic Title(s)

Louis Larrick Ward Professor, Pediatrics
Director, David Goldring Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Co-director, St Louis Children's and Washington University Heart Center

Research Interests

Multicenter clinical research in pediatric heart rhythm disorders; biology of atrioventricular node reentry; mapping and ablation of post-operative atrial and ventricular tachycardia.

Publications & Research

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B.S. (Chemistry)

1980 Bates College, Lewiston, Maine


1989 Pediatric Cardiology, University of California San Francisco, CA


1988 Electrophysiology (Adult), University of California San Francisco, CA

Visiting Fellowship

1989 Pediatric Electrophysiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Medical Degree

1980 University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington CT


1983 Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Chief Resident

1984 Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH


1986 General Academic Pediatrics, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, OH