Mahsun Yuerek, MD

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Mahsun Yuerek, MD, is an attending physician with the Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Charite University-Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Internal Medicine - Charite University-Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Pediatrics - State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY


Pediatric Critical Care - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, AR
Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics
Hospice and Palliative Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics

Additional Training

Certificate in Clinical and Translational Science - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services




Knebel F, Masuhr F, von Hausen W, Walde T, Dreger H, Raab V, Yuerek M, Baumann G, Borges A; Transesophageal echocardiography in patients with cryptogenic cerebral ischemia; Cardiovascular Ultrasound. 2009 Mar 28; 7:15.

Awards and Honors

2014, ATS Fellows Track Symposium Award, San Diego, CA

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2014-present, Transport Committee
2014-present, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Quality and Patient Safety Team Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2015-present, American Heart Association
2015-present, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
2014-present, American College of Cardiology
2011-present, Society of Critical Care Medicine
2011-present, American Academy of Pediatrics