Heart Institute

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Heart Institute

Discover Trustworthy Pediatric Cardiac Care

If your child has been diagnosed with a congenital heart defect, you can rely on the proven record of clinical expertise and outstanding outcomes at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Heart Institute—Florida’s premier pediatric cardiac center. We offer comprehensive care for children, adolescents and young adults with a wide range of conditions, from heart transplants to the rarest, most complex congenital defects. Our focus is your child. Led by world-class pediatric cardiac specialists and surgeons, our expert team is dedicated to delivering exceptional care for each child, as we would for our own.

World-class Physicians

When it matters most for your child, trust the team of experts in pediatric cardiac care.

  • Steven Bibevski, MD/PhD

    Steven Bibevski

    Pediatric & Congenital Cardiac Surgeon

  • Edward Bove, MD

    Edward Bove

    Pediatric Cardiac Program Teaching/Education Mentor

  • Kak-Chen Chan, MD

    Kak-Chen Chan

    Chief of Pediatric & Congenital Cardiology
    Pediatric Cardiac Interventionalist

  • Maryanne Chrisant, MD

    Maryanne Chrisant

    Medical Director of Pediatric Heart Transplant
    Cardiomyopathy & Heart Failure Services

  • Larry A. Latson, MD, FAAP, FAAC, FSCAI

    Larry A. Latson

    Medical Director of Pediatric & Congenital Interventional Cardiology

  • Richard Perryman, MD

    Richard Perryman

    Chief of Cardiac Surgical Services for Memorial Healthcare System
    Medical Director of Memorial Cardiac & Vascular Institute
    Chief of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

  • Frank Scholl, MD

    Frank Scholl

    Chief, Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery
    Surgical Director, Pediatric Heart Transplant

  • Lilliam Valdes-Cruz, MD

    Lilliam Valdes-Cruz

    Director, Pediatric Noninvasive Congenital Cardiac Imaging Services

  • Ming-Lon Young, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACC, FHRS, CCDS

    Ming-Lon Young

    Director of Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology

Patient Testimonials

Discover our integrative approach to cardiac care.