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Which health care professionals? Deal with congenital heart disease?

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Dr. Peter Karpawich
Pediatrics - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Congenital heart specialists

As a infant/child/teenager, patients with congenital heart are typcially cared for by pediatric cardiologists/cardiovascualrr surgeons.
A new field of adult congenital heart is evolving in which internal medicine congenital heart cardiologists who have specialized training in congenital heart disease care for patients over 21 years of age.

In brief: Congenital heart specialists

As a infant/child/teenager, patients with congenital heart are typcially cared for by pediatric cardiologists/cardiovascualrr surgeons.
A new field of adult congenital heart is evolving in which internal medicine congenital heart cardiologists who have specialized training in congenital heart disease care for patients over 21 years of age.
Dr. Peter Karpawich
Dr. Peter Karpawich
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Dr. Dominic BLURTON
Agreed but dr karpowich forgot to include the fetus in our patient population
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pedi Cardiologist

Pediatric cardiologist and pediatric cardio-thoracic surgeons.
An entire pediatric team is usualy set in place to care for all aspects of care.

In brief: Pedi Cardiologist

Pediatric cardiologist and pediatric cardio-thoracic surgeons.
An entire pediatric team is usualy set in place to care for all aspects of care.
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
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