The pediatric cardiology specialists in the pediatric program, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health, evaluate and treat children with heart conditions such as congenital hearth defects, cardiac arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat) and acquired heart disease. The team features a pediatric cardiac electrophysiologist, specializing in the care of children with heart rate and rhythm abnormalities and a pediatric echocardiogram specialist with availability of real-time tele-echo.
In addition to offering extensive treatments, the pediatric cardiology program conducts a full-range of noninvasive diagnostic tests on-site including:
- Echocardiogram (cardiac echo) - including fetal testing
- Electrocardiogram (EKG)
- Holter monitoring
- Stress echocardiogram
- Medical imaging
The medical professionals on the pediatric cardiology team are committed to giving dedicated and compassionate care in an environment targeted to the needs of children and their families. The multidisciplinary team includes:
- Lurie Children's specialists, board certified in pediatrics, cardiology and electrophysiology
- CDH registered nurses
- Echocardiography and ECG technicians
- Child life specialists
Patient visits are scheduled in the Pediatric Outpatient Center at Central DuPage Hospital located on the first floor near the East entrance.
To request a first-time appointment, call 1-800-543-7362 (1-800-KIDS-DOC®). TTY for the hearing impaired 1-800-526-0844.
*Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Cadence Health is a collaborative program between Cadence Health, now a part of Northwestern Medicine, and Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. The physicians participating in this program are neither agents of nor employed by Cadence Health or any of its affiliate member hospitals.