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Ugonna Nwankwo, MD

Pediatric Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

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1465 South Grand Blvd

St. Louis, MO 63104


Ugo Nwankwo, MD, is quadruple board-certified in pediatrics, internal medicine, pediatric cardiology and adult congenital heart disease. He specializes in congenital interventional cardiology at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital and serves as an assistant professor of pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

Dr. Nwankwo sees patients of all ages and specializes in cardiac catheterization, congenital cardiac interventions, general pediatric cardiology and adult congenital heart disease.

Dr. Nwankwo attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine and completed his med/peds residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

The most important aspect of patient care is making every effort to ensure an optimal outcome for the patient. This is often achieved by utilizing all the tools, knowledge, and evidence-based data available to us. I strive to make medical decisions based on how I would want my family to be cared for.

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Medical School:

Wake Forest University School of Medicine


Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh (Univ of Pittsburgh)

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta


University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

Certified By:

American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Cardiology)

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Hospital Affiliations:

Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital Saint Louis University Hospital St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis
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