From before birth through adulthood the expert team at Nationwide Children’s goes heart to heart with patients


A multidisciplinary team of experts offers advanced, comprehensive pediatric and adult cardiology care unlike any other institution. A nationally ranked, highly skilled team leads the way with care for the smallest, most fragile heart patients as well as adults living with congenital heart disease.

Research
With your help, pioneering work is changing lives

We are treating hearts of all shapes and sizes through lifesaving research and care. This passion has led us to become the leading hospital for genetic mutation research, affecting 40,000 newborns each year. We also facilitated the world’s first surgery to tissue-engineer blood vessels and implant them in infants to repair congenital heart defects, therefore reducing the need for a lifetime of surgeries.

statistic
1 in 100
babies born each year has a heart defect
Clinical
Leading the way in treatment options

Heart centers from around the country travel to Nationwide Children’s Heart Center to learn from new technology and care advancements as well as seeing the first generation hybrid cardiac catheterization lab suites. This is one example of the way Nationwide Children’s has advanced treatment for kids around the world everywhere.

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