The Pediatric Heart Center is an integrated program of doctors, nurses and other health care professionals working together to offer comprehensive, patient-centered care to the fetus, infant, child and adolescent with heart disease, and adults with congenital heart disease.

Our surgery and interventional cardiology programs for congenital heart disease are among the most expert in the country, specializing in repairing the hearts of infants with the most complex problems, such as hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Experts at the center are also world-renowned for their skill in using echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to diagnose and assist in the management of patients with heart defects, both before and
after birth.

Our Research and Technology

UCSF is among the world's leading research institutions in health science, with roughly 3,000 clinical trials in progress.

Patient Experiences

Chinazah Enemouh
Intensive Care Saves Preemie with Pulmonary Hypertension
Olivia Stuckert
'Team Olivia' Mend Newborn with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome