Every 15 minutes, a child is born with a congenital heart defect. This means approximately 40,000 families are affected each year. 

 

As the only hospital in the state of Alabama who performs pediatric heart surgeries, Children's of Alabama's is one leads in comprehensive pediatric and adult congenital cardiac care for the people of Alabama and Southeast United States. 

 

Pediatric Cardiovascular Services at Children's of Alabama focuses on:

  • Multidisciplinary teamwork to provide the highest quality, family-centered care

  • Research and clinical innovation that translates into improved patient outcomes and safety

  • Preparing future healthcare leaders via academic and clinical training

  • Partnering with our patients' families to advocate cutting edge cardiac healthcare within our community

 

Visit their website for more information. https://www.childrensal.org/heart