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Texas Medical Center

Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care
Phone: 832-822-3300 (Pulmonary) | 832-826-6230 (Critical Care)


6701 Fannin Street
9th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Corey A. Chartan, DO

Pediatric Intensivist, Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Physician

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine and Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Internship/Residency Pediatrics Internship (2011) | Residency (2013)
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Critical Care 2016
Nova Southeastern University COM Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2010


I am dedicated as a clinician to providing high quality, safe, and compassionate care of critically ill children in the ICU. 

I have additional training and interest in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the Pediatric ICU setting as well as the NICU and CVICU. 

I am also one of a small team of physicians at Texas Children’s Hospital that diagnose, treat and care for patients with pediatric pulmonary hypertension. We have the region's only center for PH and one of the few PHA accredited and certified comprehensive clinical care centers for Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension in the nation. 

I am board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

Clinical  Interests:
Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO-advanced cardiopulmonary support)

Research Interests:
RV Failure and Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

Cardiopulmonary support strategies to improve clinical outcomes

Diagnostic Errors and Medical Decision making


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics

Extracorporeal Life Support Organization
Pulmonary Hypertension Association
Society of Critical Care Medicine

Selected Publications

Chartan CA, Aarons E. Index of suspicion-Case 1: Status epilepticus, Hypertension, and Tachycardia in a 5-year-old boy. Pediatrics in Review.2011 Jun:32(6):257-263. Cited in PubMed: PMID:2163287.

Thammasitboon S, Chartan C, Sur M. DX: Diagnostic Excellence. Eds. Olsen and Lang. Hanover, NH: MedU, July 2015. Available from hhtp//

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.