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Department of Medicine

  Division of Cardiology

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photo Christopher Carl Allen, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Email: allencc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-235-1140

Contact
Office: Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Center Avenue, Suite 603
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
 
Phone: 412-235-1140
Fax:
E-mail: allencc@upmc.edu
Education and Training
Education
MD, University of the West Indies, Barbados, West Indies
Residency, Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Residency, Princess Margaret Hospital, Nassau
Fellowship, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA
Fellowship, Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Research Interest
Catheter based therapy for coronary and peripheral vascular disease
Clinical Interest
Complex coronary and peripheral vascular procedures
Carotid stenting
Structural heart disease
Educational Interest
Complex coronary and peripheral vascular procedures
Carotid stenting
Structural heart disease
Publications
Selected Publications:
Mendenhall GS, Barrington W, Allen CC, Voight AH. An Unusual Defibrillator Lead-Associated Echo Density. Heart Rhythm. 2013; A1547: 5271.
Notable Achievements
Gateway Physician of the Year, 2015
Fifty Distinguished Black Males in Pittsburgh, 2008
Distinguished Interventional Cardiology Teaching Award, Allegheny General Hospital, 2001
Chief Cardiology Fellow, Howard University Hospital, 1993-94
Alpha Omega Alpha: Gamma Chapter, 1993
Chief medical Resident, Dept. of Medicine, Howard University Hospital, 1990
Department of Internal Medicine Resident of the Year, Howard University Hospital, 1989
Emergency Cardiac Care Committee American Heart Association National Capitol Affiliate, 1989