Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

We are committed to helping our patients grow, live and thrive through all phases and milestones of adulthood.

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The Adult Congenital Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital serves the ever-growing population of adults who were born with congenital heart defects (CHD). Some people with CHD were diagnosed and treated as children, and continue with us for ongoing care during adulthood. Others were diagnosed with CHD as adults, and come to us as new patients for initial evaluation and management.

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Specialists

The Adult Congenital Heart Program includes a comprehensive team including:

  • Cardiologists
  • Cardiac imaging experts
  • Cardiac interventionalists
  • Cardiac electrophysiology specialists
  • Cardiac intensivists
  • Cardiac surgeons

The Adult Congenital Heart Program sees adult patients of any age, and offers routine outpatient surveillance, advanced cardiac imaging including cardiac MRI, arrhythmia management, pregnancy care, diagnostic and interventional catheterization, and congenital cardiac surgery.

Cardiac Imaging & Diagnostic Services

Cardiac Imaging & Diagnostic Services

The program provides diagnostic and interventional, therapeutic cardiac catheterizations for correction or palliation of lesions, as well as

Conditions We Treat

We are committed to helping our patients grow, live and thrive through all phases and milestones of adulthood.

Success Stories

Li Hongyang, 37, traveled all the way from his hometown of Shanghai China to find the best possible care for his complex heart condition. What he did not expect is that he would receive his lifesaving treatment at a children’s hospital.
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