Pediatric Cardiology

If your child has a heart condition, you want the best care without compromise. Not only does Columbia offer the most advanced tests and treatments from leading pediatric cardiologists, our care team treats your kid like a kid – with compassion and kindness.

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At our 15 North Broadway location, we offer world-class care for your child's heart condition close to home. We are part of one of the leading pediatric cardiology programs in the nation. Our experts are skilled in treating a wide range of heart symptoms and conditions in children. Working in partnership with your family, our team will manage your child’s heart health as they grow into teens and young adults.

Pediatric Cardiology Specialties

Our children’s heart health team includes specialists in a range of areas, including:

  • Congenital heart disease
  • Electrophysiology
  • General cardiology
  • Heart failure and transplant
  • Interventional cardiology

Conditions We Treat

Our experts are skilled in diagnosing a treating the full range of heart conditions in children, including:

  • Arrhythmias
    • Arrhythmias after surgery for congenital heart disease
    • Arrhythmias related to hypertrophic and dilated cardiomyopathy
    • Brugada syndrome
    • Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
    • Fetal arrhythmias
    • Heart block
    • Hypertrophic and dilated cardiomyopathy
    • Long and short QT syndrome
    • Supraventricular tachycardia
    • Ventricular tachycardia
    • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy
    • Dilated cardiomyopathy
    • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 
    • Noncompaction cardiomyopathy
    • Restrictive cardiomyopathy 
  • Congenital heart disease
    • Aortic valve stenosis
    • Aortic arch hypoplasia
    • Arrhythmia
    • Atrial septal defect
    • Atrioventricular septal defect
    • Cardiomyopathy and heart failure
    • Coarctation of the aorta
    • Ebstein’s anomaly
    • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)
    • Marfan’s syndrome
    • Pulmonary atresia
    • Pulmonary hypertension
    • Pulmonary stenosis
    • Pulmonary vein stenosis
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Total anomalous pulmonary venous return
    • Truncus arteriosus
    • Transposition of the great arteries
    • Ventricular septal defect
  • Pediatric interventional cardiology
    • Aortic valve stenosis
    • Atrial septal defect (ASD)
    • Mitral valve stenosis
    • Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
    • Pulmonary valve stenosis
    • Single ventricle heart defects
    • Ventricular septal defect

Treatments We Offer

We draw on the latest science to provide the best possible treatment plan, which may include:

  • Assessment of arrhythmias related to genetic abnormalities
  • Assessment of family members of victims of sudden death
  • Management of children with pacemakers and implantable defibrillators (ICD)
  • Prenatal diagnosis and intervention
  • Presurgical planning with 3D printing
  • Wireless heart rhythm monitoring

Diagnostic Services We Offer

Our location offers the convenience of in-office diagnostics, which includes:

  • 24-hour Holter monitoring
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiograms (EKG or ECG)
  • Event recording
  • Exercise physiology
  • Stress testing
  • Treadmill exercise testing
  • Walk-in EKGs

Care at Columbia

We want to make it easier for your child to get the care they need. We offer comprehensive on-site diagnostic services like walk-in EKGs. You can get coordinated care with specialists across Columbia. And if your child needs a heart procedure, they will have the doctors and surgeons at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital in their corner.