Why Bring Your Child to CHLA for Heart Care?

The Heart Institute at CHLA

  • We have the training and skills it takes to treat a small heart.
  • We take on the most complex heart cases and maintain good outcomes.
  • Our doctors have pioneered pediatric open heart surgery.

FIND A DOCTOR

Our specialized expertise in care for the heart make us a pillar in our industry and across the nation—we set the bar in pediatric care.

 

Meet Our Doctors

CONTACT US

Cardiology:
323-361-2461

Cardiothoracic Surgery:
323-361-4148

Cardiothoracic Transplant:
323-361-5965

 


Our Locations

Wherever you live in Los Angeles, we’re there with the best pediatric care. With outpatient centers in Arcadia and South Bay, CHLA is never far away.


Conditions, Treatments and Services

  • Biventrical conversion
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Cardiac 3D printing
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital cardiac defects (all)
  • Complex neonatal surgery
  • Complex ventricle
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrophysiology
  • Ebstein anomaly
  • Exercise testing
  • Fetal cardiology
  • Fetal intervention
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplant
  • Hybrid procedures lnterventional procedures Kawasaki syndrome
  • Preventive care
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Single ventricles
  • Tetralogy (Tertiary) of Fallot
  • Transposition of the great arteries Vent
 

Patient Stories

Meet Ben

Meet Ben

By hour 27 of his young life, Ben and his dad were on a CHLA Emergency Transport helicopter headed to the hospital.

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Meet Melanie

Meet Melanie

Melanie was admitted to our Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit and due to the severity of her heart failure, she was moved to the top of the national transplant waiting list.

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Meet Zerkari

Meet Zerkari

For the first few years of his life, no one would have ever believed that Zerkari would one day need a double organ transplant.

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