Centro Cardíaco

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Because every child deserves best-in-class care.

Since 1953, Driscoll Children’s Hospital has provided leading pediatric care and healing for millions of children across South Texas. Today, the Heart Center at Driscoll Children's Hospital continues the mission of delivering cardiac services that surpass any pediatric heart program with a team of highly skilled, interdisciplinary specialists equipped with the experience, technology and compassion to care for the most complex pediatric heart conditions.


Why Choose Us

The Heart Center at Driscoll Children's Hospital provides every patient with a treatment plan designed for their unique needs, including neonatal and maternal fetal care. With a newly established Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) and accessible satellite facilities—including at-home or virtual services—we promise that any child, anywhere can have access to the care they need.


Conditions We Treat

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Canal
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation of Aorta
  • Double-Outlet Right Ventricle
  • Ebstein’s Anomaly
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Heart Arrhythmias
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)
  • Interrupted Aortic Arch
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pulmonary Atresia
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Single-ventricle Heart Disease
  • Syncope (passing out)
  • Transposition of the Great Arteries
  • Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return
  • Transportation of the Great Arteries
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Ventricular Septal Defect



Meet the Heart Team

We bring physicians, surgeons and specialists from all over the world to provide the best care for your child in the most critical situations. We have performed over 500 procedures over the last two years with outstanding results. From your initial consultation through treatment and post-op care, our team will ensure your family’s experience is as seamless as possible.


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