Dr. Ryan James Butts MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Ryan Butts is a pediatric cardiologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. Dr. Butts accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care, Pediatric Exercise Physiology, Pediatric Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Research Design

Hospital Affiliation

MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina
Ranked #30 in Pediatrics: Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 2005–2008

Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 2008–2011

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Association of Human Leukocyte Antigen Donor-Recipient Matching and Pediatric Heart Transplant Graft Survival.
Butts, R. J.,Scheurer, M. A.,Atz, A. M.,Moussa, O.,Burnette, A. L.,Hulsey, T. C.,Savage, A. J.

Comparison of Pressure-Volume Loop and Echocardiographic Measures of Diastolic Function in Patients With a Single-Ventricle Physiology.
Chowdhury, S. M.,Butts, R. J.,Buckley, J.,Hlavacek, A. M.,Hsia, T. Y.,Khambadkone, S.,Baker, G. H.

Factors Associated with Serum B-Type Natriuretic Peptide in Infants with Single Ventricles.
Butts, R. J.,Zak, V.,Hsu, D.,Cnota, J.,Colan, S. D.,Hehir, D.,Kantor, P.,Levine, J. C.,Margossian, R.,Richmond, M.,Szwast, A.,Williams, D.,Williams, R.,Atz, A. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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