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Pediatric Heart Care

When your baby or child has a heart problem, accept no less than the most experienced team on your side. Our heart experts regularly treat congenital heart defects and heart diseases developed during childhood.

Advanced care for infants, children and teens with heart conditions.

The SCL Health pediatric cardiology team treats children in many areas including congenital heart disease, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology and cardiac imaging.

We care for children of every age, including babies still in the womb and premature and low-birth-weight newborns, planning treatments tailored to each child and family we meet.

Our specialists take an individualized approach to diagnosing and treating heart and vascular conditions including:

Learn more about our heart and vascular services and treatments.

What to expect.

Our pediatric heart teams provide family-centered care, which means the entire family is part of your child’s treatment plan. A team of doctors across various specialties work with support staff to ensure your child gets the best and latest treatment options.

You will work with your primary cardiologist, but you and your child will meet many specialists, who all want the same thing—your child’s recovery from heart disease.

Some of the diagnostic exams your child’s treatment team might recommend include:

  • Blood work
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Echocardiogram
  • MRI
  • Electrocardiogram
  • An exercise test

More about the physical exam for congenital heart disease.

We’ll work to ensure your child’s treatment journey is seamless across our clinics and hospitals and through virtual follow-ups at your home.

Learn about emotional and family issues in children with heart disease.

Find a heart care specialist near you.

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