Treatment and Procedures
The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital offers the most advanced techniques for the surgical management of pediatric cardiovascular problems. Bringing together a select group of world-renowned cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons whose teamwork has contributed to the development of many new treatments and surgical techniques including minimally invasive management of pediatric congenital heart Disease.
Post operative and follow-up care is streamlined by using an integrated computer database management system. All patients are supported as needed by Nicklaus Children's caring, dedicated Pediatric CICU team.
By providing the kind of personal care which puts each child at the center of a team medical effort, the Nicklaus Children's Hospital Heart Program has worked miracles for critically ill children and provided calming relief to distressed families.
Advanced Cardiac Services Include:
While he was still inside his mother’s womb, Luife was diagnosed with transposition of the great arteries, a congenital heart defect. Shortly after birth, Luife was taken by ambulance to the cardiac team at Nicklaus Children’s. The pediatric cardiology team took Luife’s heart apart, piece by delicate piece, and successfully, put it back together. Today, Luife is a healthy, active and outgoing 8-year-old boy who wears his “Scar of Honor” with pride.
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