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Cornell Pediatrics

Pediatric Cardiovascular Services

For information about our pediatric cardiology team and patient services, please visit the Komansky Center for Children's Health Pediatric Cardiology webpage.

Our cardiology team is dedicated to the pre-natal and post-natal diagnosis, management and treatment of congenital heart disease in infants, children, and young adults. We offer an extraordinary range of services in cardiac diagnostics, general cardiology, electrophysiology, and interventional cardiology. Additionally, our team provides care for adult patients with acquired heart diseases of childhood such as rheumatic fever, Kawasaki disease, and congenital heart disease.

We offer the full range of diagnostic and treatment services for heart disease in infants, children, and adults, including:

Innovative Diagnostics

State-of-the-art digital echocardiography includes:

  • fetal echocardiography
  • three-dimensional echocardiography
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • cardiac computed tomography (CT)
  • non-invasive exercise stress tests
  • ECG and Holter monitoring

Cardiac catheterization and interventional procedures for:

  • closure of septal heart defects
  • closure of patent ductus arteriosus
  • balloon angioplasty for stenotic (narrow) valves
  • balloon angioplasty or stent procedures for coarctation of the aorta
  • stent procedures of the pulmonary artery
  • coil embolization of aberrant vessels

Pediatric arrhythmia and pacemaker services: Invasive electrophysiology and radiofrequency ablation are available through a joint program with Drs. Alan Hordoff and Leonardo Liberman at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Pediatric Heart Surgery

Operations for the treatment of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent and adult congenital heart disease are performed by our pediatric surgical team. All patients are cared for by an outstanding pediatric anesthesia and critical care service.

Preventive Cardiology

A program for children and adolescents with abnormal lipid and atherosclerotic heart disease is also available.

Fetal Consultation

In conjunction with the Perinatal Center at Weill Cornell, our physicians provide high-end fetal diagnostic echocardiography and counseling for parents. For more information, please visit the Perinatal Center at Weill Cornell

Medical Practice
For physicians, directions, office hours, and office staff, please visit our medical practice web site

Pediatric Cardiology
Perinatal Center Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health
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