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Peter B. Manning, MD

Professor of Surgery

Medical School

MD, with Distinction, The University of Michigan Medical School, 1982

Post Doctoral Education

General Surgery Residency, The University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, 1982-1988

Research Year, The University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986

  • Pediatric surgery lab     
  • Clinical ECMO fellow

Pediatric Surgery Residency, The Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, 1988-1990 

Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, North Carolina Baptist Hospital/Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, 1990-1992 

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, 1992-1993 

Board Certifications

Certified, Congenital Heart Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified, Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery
Certified, Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified, Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Certified, General Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Honors and Awards

2008: Lifetime Achievement Award, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati
2003: Nominee, Health Care Heroes Award, Cincinnati Business Courier
2003: Outstanding Achievement in a Chosen Profession, Bucknell University Alumni Association
1996 to present: Elected by his peers, “Best Doctors in America®”

Clinical Interests

Areas of clinical interest include pediatric cardiac surgery, tracheal reconstruction in children and pediatric cardiac critical care. Dr. Manning is an international expert in tracheal reconstruction in children.

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Patients Seen At

St Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO  63110
314-454-6165

Selected Publications

Raake J, Johnson B, Seger B, Manning PB, Eghtesady, P, Boesch P, Rutter M, Woodard A, Chima RS. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, Extubation, and Lung Recruitment Maneuvers as Rescue Therapy in a Patient With Tracheal Dehiscence Following Slide Tracheoplasty. Respir Care. 2011, August;56(8):1198-1202.

Petrucci O, O’Brien SM, Jacobs ML, Jacobs JP, Manning PB, Eghtesady P. Risk Factors for Mortality and Morbidity After the Neonatal Blalock-Taussig Shunt Procedure. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011, August 6; 92:642-652.

Eghtesady P, Michelfelder EC, Knilans TK, Witte DP, Manning PB, Crombleholme TM. Fetal surgical management of congenital heart block in a hydropic fetus: lessons learned from a clinical experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 2011, March; 141(3):835-7.

Manning PB, Rutter MJ, Lisec A, Gupta R, Marino BS. One slide fits all: The versatility of slide tracheoplasty and cardiopulmonary bypass support for airway reconstruction in children. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011, January 3;141(1):155-161.

Petrucci O, Khoury PR, Manning PB, Eghtesady P. Outcomes of the bidirectional Glenn procedure in patients less than 3 months of age. J. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 March:562-68.

Sekar P, Border WL, Kimball  TR, Hirsch R, Manning PB, Khoury PR, Beekman RH. Aortic arch recoarctation after the Norwood stage I palliation: the comparative accuracy of blood pressure cuff and echocardiographic Doppler gradients in detecting significant obstruction. Congenital Heart Dis. 2009, Nov 4(6):440-7.

Cooper DS, Jacobs JP, Chai PJ, Jaggers J, Barach P, Beekman III RH, Krogmann O, Manning PB. Pulmonary complications associated with the treatment of patients with congenital cardiac disease: consensus definitions from the Multi-Societal Database Committee for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease. Cardiol Young 2008; 19(Suppl.2):215-221.

Giuliano JS, Lahni PM, Bigham MT, Manning PB, Nelson DP, Wong HR, Wheeler DS. Plasma angiopoietin-2 levels increase in children following cardiopulmonary bypass. Intensive Care Med 2008 May:1851-1857.

Nguyen MD, Dent CL, Ross GF, Harris N, Manning PB, Mitsnefes MM, Devarajan P. Urinary aprotinin as a predictor of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery in children receiving aprotinin therapy.  Pediatr. Nephrol. February, 2008.

Bigham MT, Brady PW, Manning PB, Jacobs BR, Kimball TR, Wong HR. Therapeutic application of intrapericardial tissue plasminogen activator in a 4-month-old child with complex fibropurulent pericarditis. Pediatric Crit Care Med 2008 Vol. 9, No. 1.

Giuliano JS Jr, Sekar P, Dent CL, Border WL, Hirsch R, Manning PB, Wheeler DS. Unilateral Pulmonary Edema and Acute Rheumatic Fever. Eur J Pediatr 2008 Apr;167(4):465-467.

Ashcraft TM, Jones K, Border WL, Eghtesady P, Pearl JM, Khoury PR, Manning PB. Factors Affecting Long-Term Risk of Aortic Arch Recoarctation after the Norwood Procedure. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Apr;85(4):1397-1402.

Manning PB, Rutter MJ, Border WL. Slide Tracheoplasty in Infants and Children: Risk Factors for Prolonged Postoperative Ventilatory Support. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008, Apr;85(4):1187-1192.

Wheeler DS, Dent CL, Manning PB, Nelson DP. Factors prolonging length of stay in the cardiac intensive care unit following the arterial switch operation. Cardiol Young. 2008 Feb; 18(1):41-50 Epub 2007 Dec 20.

Manning PB: Slide Tracheoplasty for Congenital Tracheal Stenosis. Operative Techniques in Thoracic and CV Surg, 2007 Fall; 12(3):184-193.

Pub Med page for Peter Manning, MD

Chapters

Manning PB. Pulmonary complications associated with the treatment of patients with congenital cardiac disease: consensus definitions from the Multi-Societal Database Committee for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease. Cardiol Young 2008; 19(Suppl.2):215-221.

Manning PB, St. Louis JD. Congenital Heart Disease: Cyanotic Lesions with Increased Pulmonary Blood Flow. In: Wheeler DS, Wong Hr, and Shanley TP eds.: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Basic Science and Clinical Evidence. London: Springer, 2007.

Manning PB. Atrial Septal Defect. Operative Cardiac Surgery. Fifth Edition, Arnold Publishing Chapter 41, 593-603. 2005.

Manning PB. Vascular Compression Syndromes. In: Peter Mattei, MD eds. Surgical Directives. Pediatric Surgery, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins; 2003:445-450.

Behrendt DM, Backer C, Delius R, Embrey R, Manning PB, et al: Congenital Heart. Contributor. Self-Education, Self- Assessment in Thoracic Surgery VIII: 2003

Behrendt DM, Backer C, Delius R, Embrey R, Manning PB, et al: Congenital Heart. Contributor. Self-Education, Self- Assessment in Thoracic Surgery VII: 78-79, 2000.

The Heart Center Encyclopedia, Children’s Hospital Medical Center: Editor-in-Chief. Author of multiple chapters. 1999 – 2012.

Manning PB. Long-gap Esophageal Atresia. Seminars in Thoracic Surgery 1994;6:216-220.

Manning PB. Ventilatory Management of the Pediatric Patient. In: Ashcraft KW and Holder TM (eds.): Pediatric Surgery, Second Edition. Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders Company; 1993.

Holder TM, Manning PB. Esophageal Atresia with Tracheoesophageal Fistula. Surgical Rounds 1991;14(6):492-502.

Holder TM, Manning PB. Esophageal Atresia with Tracheoesophageal Fistula. In Grosfeld JL eds.: Common Problems in Pediatric Surgery. St. Louis: Mosby-Year Book, Inc.; 1991.

Manning PB. Commentary on chapter in: Strodel WE, Bartlett RH, Zelenock GB, eds. Medical Education: A Surgical Perspective. Year Book Medical Publishers, 1987.