Thomas H. Schindler

Thomas H. Schindler, MD

Specializes In
  • Radiology
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German


Sees Patients For

PET and SPECT in cardiovascular disease, ischemic heart disease, cardiac viability, myocarditis, vascular Inflammation, chest pain, microvascular angina,  heart failure, cardiac sarcoidosis, syndrome X, microvascular dysfunction.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Radiology
Division of Nuclear Medicine

Research Interests

Coronary circulatory dysfunction, cardiac sarcoidosis, endocannabinoid system in obesity, myocardial cannabinoid type 1 receptor, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, myocardial angiotensin II type 1 receptor, cardiac computed tomography, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.  

Publications & Research

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Fellowship, Nuclear Cardiology and PET

2006 University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Fellowship, Cardiovascular

2002 University Hospitals of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Residency, Internal Medicine

2000 University of Freiburg, Freibrug, Germany

Residency, Pathology

1996 Saint Vincentius Hospital, Karlsruhe, Germany

Medical Degree

1995 University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany