George F. Van Hare, MD, FHRS, CCDS
Dr. Van Hare is Director of Pediatric Cardiology at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Professor of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine. He is the Co-Director of the St. Louis Children’s Heart Center. His clinical interests focus on 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. His research interests include multicenter clinical research in pediatric heart rhythm disorders; biology of atrioventricular node reentry; mapping and ablation of post-operative atrial and ventricular tachycardia. He earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Case Western Reserve, and his fellowships in adult electrophysiology and pediatric electrophysiology at University of California San Francisco and Texas Children’s Hospital.