Anthony Cherin, MD
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CHOC Children's Specialists
1201 W La Veta
Orange, CA 92868
phone: (714) 509-8620
fax: (714) 509-4072
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Physician / Researcher BioAnthony Cherin, M.D. is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric critical care, and is a Clinical Instructor at UC Irvine. Dr. Cherin completed medical school at the Ohio State University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at CHOC Children's Hospital of Orange County and his critical care fellowship training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
Dr. Cherin provides the full range of tertiary-level critical care procedures. He has published chapters on Pleural Effusions and research on therapeutic hypothermia for hypoxic-ischemic central nervous system injury. His specific clinical interests include resuscitation, procedural sedation, therapeutic hypothermia, pediatric stroke, and neurointensive care.
Dr. Cherin is the lead physician for the Palliative Care Team at CHOC. Dr. Cherin is conversant in basic medical Spanish and was recognized as one of Orange County's "Top Doctors" in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.
ResearchAlong with his colleagues, Dr. Cherin is involved in a number of studies aimed at improving critical care outcomes in pediatric patients. Among those studies, he is coinvestigator in a study investigating the protocol for optimum sedation for children intubated for respiratory failure. His past and current research findings have been published in journals including Critical Care Medicine and Neurological Research.
- Medical School
Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
- Intern and Residency
Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Orange, CA
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
- Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
- General Pediatrics
Honors and Awards
- OCMA Physician of Excellence, 2010
- Sedation Team won Family Center Care Award
|More than 80 CHOC Children's Doctors Named "Physicians of Excellence"
January 03, 2012
More than 80 CHOC Children's physicians, including specialists and pediatricians, are named "Physicians of Excellence" by the Orange County Medical Association....
|More than 60 CHOC Children’s Doctors Named “Physicians of Excellence”
January 04, 2011
More than 60 CHOC Children’s physicians, including specialists and pediatricians, are featured as "Physicians of Excellence" in the January 2011 issue of Orange Coast magazine. The "Physicians of Exc...
“Pleural Effusions”; chapter, The Care of the Hospitalized Pediatric Patient (pending publication)
Administration of allopurinol and hypoxanthine improves recoveryof adenine nucleotides after cerebral hypoxia-ischemia in rabbits. Critical Care Medicine: 30; A24, 2002.
The effect of hypothermic and normothermic hypoxia-ischemia on brain hypoxanthine phosphoribosyl transferase activity. Neurological Research: 28; 831, 2006.