John Barron, MD, PhD

Medicine

Cardiology
Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Greek

Clinical Expertise

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Failure
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Treatment after Heart Attack
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Cardiology

About Dr. Barron

Interests
Hockey

Medical Education

Medical School
Rush Medical College of Rush University
Residency
Christ Hospital and Medical Center - Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center - Cardiology

Board Certification

Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty

Research

  • Usefulness of left ventricular diastolic function to predict recurrence of atrial fibrillation in patients with preserved left ventricular systolic function Hirai, T.; Cotseones, G.; Makki, N.; Agrawal, A.; Wilber, D. J.; Barron, J. T., The American Journal of Cardiology
  • Correlation of elevated troponin and echocardiography in acute ischemic stroke Darki, A.; Schneck, M. J.; Agrawal, A.; Rupani, A.; Barron, J. T., Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association
  • Development of asystole requiring cardiac resuscitation after the administration of regadenoson in a patient with pulmonary fibrosis receiving n-acetylcysteine Grady, E. C.; Barron, J. T.; Wagner, R. H., Journal of Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Left ventricular thrombus discovered on chest computed tomography for presumed cryptogenic stroke Marriott, E.; Schneck, M. J.; Barron, J. T.; Cho, L.; Biller, J., Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association
  • Superoxide production and oxygen consumption in endothelium-intact and -denuded artery stimulated by angiotensin II. Barron, J. T.; Sasse, M. F., Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry