The Children's Health Heart Center is growing! We are hiring Registered Nurses and Advanced Practice Practitioners for our Cardiac ICU, as well as Sonographers for our Echo Lab. Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. for our Heart Center hiring event at Children's Medical Center Dallas. Check back for more details.
The Heart Center at Children’s Health provides expert diagnosis and effective treatment for the full spectrum of pediatric heart conditions. From cardiac anomalies and fetal diagnoses to life-saving surgical or catheterization interventions, our team of pediatric cardiologists and subspecialists are pioneering the latest innovations in pediatric cardiac care.
Watch the videos below to learn about our Heart Center's history and programs.
30 Years of Heart TransplantsWhen the Heart Center performed its first heart transplant on April 13, 1988, the procedure was still relatively new in children and not widely available. Since then, the Heart Center has performed more than 275 transplants.
Cardiac Intensive Care UnitEvery day, we treat children who are managing serious heart conditions in our CICU. See how the CICU team becomes the difference for Heart Center patients and their families.
Four Heart Transplants, Seven DaysIn just one amazing week, our Heart Center gave four children a new lease on life with heart transplants.
Fetal Heart ProgramBabies with complex congenital heart conditions need special care. Our Fetal Heart Program team offers that care even before babies are born.
Casey's StoryOur patient Casey's freshman year in high school was interrupted when she had a heart attack. Now she has a new heart and big plans for the future.
Heart Failure ProgramAs the only Pediatric transplant and ventricular assist device (VAD) program in North Texas, our Heart Failure Program team is turning heart failure into heart function.