Pediatric congenital heart disease care in Colorado

At Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (RMHC), our Denver heart care team is trained in treating the unique conditions of congenital heart disease (CHD) that develop in utero and as infants grow to become children and adolescents. Additionally, our Center for Maternal Fetal Health team works with our cardiac specialists to provide consults and patient navigation support to patients in the Denver area when heart conditions are suspected in mom or baby during pregnancy. They also travel to outreach locations and rural communities to provide quality care across the Rocky Mountain region.

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Congenital heart disease (CHD) is an abnormality of the heart structure or heart function that occurs before birth. As medical care and technology advance, more infants and children with congenital heart defects are going on to live full, thriving lives.

Adult congenital heart disease program

The expert physicians in RMHC’s Pediatric Heart Center care for newborns, children and adolescents with CHD, and we continue to provide cutting-edge heart disease care for our patients throughout adulthood. Our multidisciplinary adult congenital heart disease care team includes board-certified specialists from pediatric cardiology, adult cardiology and heart surgery. They specialize in the care and treatment of complex congenital heart diseases.

As children with congenital heart disease reach adulthood, RMHC is at the forefront of innovative care and ongoing care for CHD. We provide our adult patients with ongoing monitoring and treatment, including follow-up care, health and lifestyle counseling, exercise options and family planning.

Adult congenital heart disease conditions we treat

Our heart specialists in Denver treat a wide range of adult congenital heart disease conditions, including: