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Specialized in Congenital Cardiac Care

Specialized in Congenital Cardiac Care

Our team is led by internationally renowned pediatric cardiac surgeons and pediatric cardiologists with subspecialties in interventional cardiac catheterization, cardiac electrophysiology, heart failure, cardiomyopathy and pediatric heart transplantation. Our cardiac physicians are supported by specialists in pediatric cardiac anesthesia, congenital radiology, pediatric cardiac intensive care and pediatric cardiac perfusion, as well as a specially trained group of pediatric cardiac nurses, nurse practitioners, sonographers and clinicians.

Driven by a commitment to provide our patients with the most recent innovations in cardiac care, our team is focused on treating the whole patient in the effort to achieve not only the ideal cardiac outcomes, but also the most ideal neurodevelopmental outcomes for our patients.

Our Commitment

With its passion for excellence and uncompromising drive for quality, the team at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital's Cardiac Center is dedicated to delivering individualized congenital cardiac care for every patient.

Our commitment is to provide a creative, innovative and technology-rich environment that fosters collaboration and teamwork. Combined with our clinical research, this focus aims to lead to new advances in the field and enhanced treatments. Our ultimate goal is to provide our patients with ideal clinical outcomes, delivered in an environment of safety and patient- and family-centered care.

Seamless Continuum of Care

The Cardiac Center at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital provides children with a complete continuum of care from diagnosis to repair or management of congenital defects or cardiac dysfunctions.

Every Child Deserves Access to Advanced Cardiac Care

Our Hollywood campus is easily accessible from all parts of the state, as well as from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and the Miami International Airport. As a regional pediatric cardiac center, children from all over Florida and beyond are referred to the Cardiac Center at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital to receive expert care and treatment of all types of congenital heart disorders. International patients are easily referred to our cardiac team and returned to their home countries as soon as safely possible. Our physicians use some of the latest technology to share and consult on cardiac imaging studies with physicians from all over the world.

Caring for Patients and Their Families

We understand how challenging it is for the entire family when a child is sick and strive to make the experience as easy as possible for everyone involved. Parents in our cardiac unit are encouraged to stay with their children and are welcomed at their bedside during morning rounds, nurse shift change rounds and during procedures. Amenities are available in the on-site Love Jen Family Center such as laundry facilities, showers, a relaxation area and hot lunches. Families of children undergoing treatment at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital are provided with overnight accommodations, free of charge, at Conine Clubhouse, based on availability.

To schedule an appointment or learn more about the Cardiac Center at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, please call 954-265-3437.

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
1005 Joe DiMaggio Drive
Hollywood, FL 33021
954-265-JDCH (5324)
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