Pediatric Cardiology Programs - Children's Heart Center
The Children's Heart Center at Phoenix Children's Hospital provides a continuum of care to individuals from before birth through adulthood.
The clinical programs provide multidisciplinary care from top pediatric specialists who handle the most complex cases. We believe in the team approach, and bring together diverse pediatric specialists to provide children and their families with the best care.
Children's Heart Center Programs
The Children's Heart Center at Phoenix Children's Hospital is proud to provide the Valley’s only pediatric heart transplant program. Pediatric heart transplants are among the most complicated procedures and patients require a lifetime of care. A heart transplant is recommended for children who have serious heart dysfunction and cannot be managed with medications or other surgeries.
The Fetal Cardiology Program offers evaluation, diagnosis and management of pregnancies at-risk for fetal structural heart defects and rhythm disturbances. Our Pediatric and Fetal Echocardiography Laboratory allows early detection of congenital heart anomalies.
The Pediatric Arrhythmia Program at Phoenix Children's Hospital diagnoses and treats children with congenital heart disease who have heart rhythm problems. This program would include possible use of:
- Home Monitoring Single Ventricle Program
- Home Monitoring Pacemaker/Defibrillator Follow-up Program
Interventional cardiology is a specialty of cardiology that deals specifically with the catheter-based treatment of heart diseases. The following information is about some of the more common interventional cardiology procedures performed by the team of specialists in the Children's Heart Center at Phoenix Children's Hospital.
Our comprehensive center of excellence coordinates the post-care of children who have undergone surgical procedures for congenital heart disease. The continuum of care begins with neonates to provide them complex congenital heart follow-up services through CHIEF and the Single Ventricle and Shunt Follow-up Program.
Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery (602) 933-3366