Pediatric Cardiology Division Faculty


Christopher Knott-Craig, M.D., FACS

Christopher Knott-Craig, M.D., FACS photo

Professor of Surgery
Co-Director of the Heart Institute at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

Medical School: University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

Pediatrics Residency: University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (1981-1986)

Internship: (Cardiac Surgery) Groote Schurr Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa under Professor Christian Barnard

Board Certification: Graduated as Board Certified with Master’s Degree in Cardiothoracic Surgery (summa cum laude)

Special Interests: Ambulatory Thoracic Surgery, Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease, Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery, Neonatal/Infant Cardiac Surgery