• Congenital heart clinic

    We've created the region's leading comprehensive program for children with congenital heart disease.


    This program provides inpatient and outpatient diagnostic and treatment services for children with congenital or acquired heart disease. Treatment also includes patients who have advanced into adulthood, providing the consistency of comprehensive care important to positive long-term outcomes.

  • Congenital heart program resources

    Cardiology »
    The cardiology team excels in the management of complex congenital heart defects and acquired heart disease from fetus to adult

    Digital Communication »
    Using links to several outside hospitals, Kentucky Children's Congenital Heart Program specialists can interpret echocardiograms from remote nurseries and help on-site medical teams manage their patients.

    Electrophysiology »
    Specializing in treatment of irregular heart rhythms in children

    Fetal Echocardiography »
    The Kentucky Children's Congenital Heart Program team can identify virtually all complex congenital heart disease in fetuses, some as young as 18-20 weeks.

    Interventional Cardiology »
    Many children with heart defects can now be treated with interventional or therapeutic cardiac catheterization procedures rather than having to go through heart surgery.

  • Heart support groups

    Kerrington's Heart

    Kerrington's Heart is dedicated to the education, support, and encouragement of children with heart disease, their families and caregivers. Learn more. 


    It's My Heart

    Mended Hearts

    American College of Cardiology

    National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Information Center