Board Certification and Academic Information
||Pediatrics - Professor (Clinical)
Academic Office Locations
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295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Dr. Mart’s career as a researcher and educator began in 1995 at Penn State University – The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center where he worked from 1995 – 2003. While at Penn State he was in charge of residency education in pediatric cardiology. While at Penn State he was promoted to Associate Professor of Pediatrics. In 2003 he came to the University of Utah, and is currently being considered for promotion to Professor of Pediatrics in the division of Pediatric Cardiology.
Dr. Mart has written 28 publications including scientific papers, chapters, and abstracts.
Christopher R. Mart, M.D. is a member of the division of Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Utah, Primary Children’s Medical Center where he sees clinic patients, cares for hospitalized patients, interprets transthoracic echocardiograms, performs and interprets transesophageal echocardiograms, and provides a leading role in the use of 3D echocardiography.
Dr. Mart oversees the echocardiographic training of the cardiology fellows and assists in training pediatric residents. Dr. Mart’s current scholarly interests include 3D echocardiography and the aortic dilation associated with bicuspid aortic valves.
Dr. Mart received his undergraduate education at the University of Arkansas in Little Rock where he received honors degrees in chemistry and biology and graduated cum laude. He received his MD degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He did a year of surgical training at the University of Mississippi and then did a three year pediatric residency at Penn State University – The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center where he was awarded the outstanding First/Second/Third Year Resident Awards. He did his pediatric cardiology fellowship at The State University of New York – Syracuse.