Heart Center | Programs & Services

Adult Congenital Heart Service
We offer a full range of inpatient and outpatient clinical services to adults with congenital heart disease and/or pulmonary hypertension, from diagnosis to cardiac catheterization and surgical repair.

Cardiac Anesthesia Services
While your child’s surgeon or cardiologist focuses complete attention on the demanding task of repairing a defective heart, the cardiac anesthesiologist carries out a series of behind-the-scenes tasks that positively affect the safety and success of the procedure.

Cardiac Antithrombosis Management Program (CAMP)
Boston Children’s Hospital’s Cardiology Anticoagulation Monitoring Program (CAMP) provides quality, comprehensive care to patients with heart disease who are on lifelong anticoagulation regimens.

Cardiac Catheterization Program
If your child needs a heart catheterization, there’s no better place for that procedure than Boston Children’s Hospital, where your child will be cared for by one of the largest and most experienced pediatric cardiac catheterization programs in the world.

Cardiac Fitness Program
The Cardiac Fitness Program at Boston Children’s Hospital was built on the belief that people with CHD can and should achieve the same benefits of exercise as their peers.

Cardiac Inpatient Unit
The Cardiac Inpatient Unit provides around-the-clock care and monitoring to thousands of children and adults with acquired or congenital heart defects, from simple to complex cases.

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU)
Boston Children’s has assumed a leadership role in the development in pediatric cardiac intensive care as a specialized service, and we’ve continued to expand our cardiac intensive care team over the years.

Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program
We provide comprehensive consultation, assessment, and intervention services for children with congenital heart disease and their families.

Cardiac Tumor Program
The Cardiac Tumor Program at Boston Children’s Hospital specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cardiac tumors

Cardiology Outpatient Services
We provide comprehensive evaluations and coordinated care for infants, children, and adults with various heart and heart-related illnesses, diseases, and conditions.

Cardiomyopathy Program
At Boston Children’s Hospital, we have a number of cardiomyopathy experts who regularly evaluate and care for babies, children, and teens with this disease.

Cardiovascular Genetics Program
This is a multidisciplinary clinic that provides carefully coordinated multi-specialty care, serving the multiple needs of individuals and families with a variety of cardiac and genetic conditions.

Complex Biventricular Repair Program
The Boston Children’s Hospital Heart Center’s Complex Biventricular Repair Program is a multidisciplinary effort to provide an option for “two-ventricle” circulation in newborns and children who are being considered for, or have undergone, single ventricle repair.

Congenital Heart Valve Program
We are dedicated to the care of children and adults with congenital heart defects that involve absent or poorly functioning heart valves.

Coronary Artery Program
The Boston Children’s Hospital Coronary Artery Program specializes in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of coronary artery anomalies.

Department of Cardiac Surgery
Our cardiac surgery team is made up of six pediatric cardiac surgeons who are dedicated exclusively to patients with congenital heart disease and other rare heart conditions.

Department of Cardiology
The Department of Cardiology at Boston Children’s Hospital Heart Center is known around the world for its superior patient care and clinical outcomes. Drawing from a global talent pool, we have grown to become the largest in the United States and one of the most specialized in the world. We are part of the #1-ranked Children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report.

Division of Cardiac Imaging
Our clinicians in the Division of Cardiac Imaging use state-of-the-art techniques to get incredibly detailed information about heart structure and function.

Electrophysiology Service
At Boston Children’s Hospital, our Electrophysiology Service offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment options for children — and adults — who suffer from an abnormal heart rhythm.

Exercise Physiology
At the Exercise Physiology Lab, we use exercise tests — such as running on a treadmill — to predict how your or your child’s cardiopulmonary system responds to exercise or other physical activities.

Fetal Cardiology Program
Our team in the Fetal Cardiology Program at Boston Children’s Hospital has the expertise and experience to help you through this difficult time. When you come to Boston Children’s, you will be seen by a team of physicians, nurses, and other specialists who have experience with the many problems that can affect infants before birth and who understand how this can impact your whole family.

Fontan at Boston (FAB) Clinic
The Fontan at Boston (FAB) Clinic serves children and adults born with a single ventricle heart defect who have had a Fontan procedure. Ours is one of the few programs in the country that offers holistic, individualized care for Fontan patients of all ages.

Heart Failure Program
The Heart Failure Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, part of the #1-ranked pediatric Heart Center, comprises a multi-disciplinary team of physicians, nurses, and other clinical specialists who are experts at treating children with heart failure.

Heart Transplant Program
The Heart Transplant Program at Boston Children’s Hospital is one of the largest pediatric heart transplant centers in the country.

Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program
The Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program at Boston Children’s Hospital’s Heart Center is a clinical, research, and educational program focused on investigating and managing patients with inherited arrhythmic and sudden cardiac arrest syndromes.

Kawasaki Disease Program
The Kawasaki Disease Program provides coordinated care for patients with Kawasaki Disease, both during the acute phase and in long-term follow-up.

Preventive Cardiology Clinic
The Preventive Cardiology Clinic at Boston Children’s is the only clinical service in the Northeast that focuses on preventing heart disease in children.

Pulmonary Hypertension Program
The Pulmonary Hypertension Program at Boston Children’s Hospital is one of the leading pulmonary hypertension programs in the United States.

Pulmonary Vein Stenosis Program
The Pulmonary Vein Stenosis team at Boston Children’s coordinates all aspects of care for children with the condition. Because pulmonary vein stenosis is so rare, it’s important that you see a team of specialists who exclusively focus on treating children with this complex condition.

Single Ventricle Program
The Single Ventricle Program at Boston Children’s Hospital provides care for all single ventricle heart conditions, including the most complex, in an environment that supports your whole family.

Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Program
The Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) team at Boston Children’s Hospital is leading the way in advanced treatments for children with the most severe forms of heart failure.