Cardiology In The Department of Pediatrics

Congential heart disease affects approximately one out of every one hundred newborns

The Division of Pediatric Cardiology is responsible for the diagnosis of congenital heart defects, performing diagnostic procedures such as echocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, and electrophysiology studies, and for the ongoing management of the sequelae of heart disease in infants, children and adolescents. The division is actively involved in research aimed at preventing both congenital and acquired heart disease in children. Finally, the division is committed to educating the next generation of physicians, and offers advanced training in pediatric cardiology.

More information concerning research within the division of Pediatric Cardiology can be found in each faculty member's profile.

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