pediatric cardiothoracic surgery
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery is a specialized field that treats the structures of a child's chest and blood vessels, including the heart and lungs. These highly skilled surgeons are dedicated to caring for infants, childre, and adolescents who have congenital heart, vascular and lung conditions, as well as other related diseases.
Procedures performed include:
- Correction and repair of congenital and acquired heart defects
- Heart and lung transplantation
- Implantation of pacemakers, cardiac defibrillators and other devices