• Cardiology

    When your doctor decides that your child needs to see a heart specialist, our pediatric cardiologists join the health team. Using state-of-the-art technology and techniques, we will diagnose and evaluate your child's heart condition and develop the most advanced treatment plan possible. The entire team of cardiac specialists is focused on one goal: healing your child's heart.

    The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Dr. Jacqueline A. Noonan, a pediatric cardiologist at Kentucky Children's Hospital, at the third annual Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. National Physician of the Year Awards in March 2008.

    Patient appointments

    859-323-6754

    Specialties

    • Arrhythmia detection (Holter, event recorders)
    • Cardiac catheterization and interventions
    • Congenital and acquired heart disease
    • Fetal-perinatal cardiology
    • Non-invasive procedures including echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal, fetal)
    • Electrocardiography
    • Exercise-stress testing
    • Rhythm disturbances
    • Pacemaker clinic
    • Invasive electrophysiological study
    • Ablation of abnormal electrical pathways

    Non surgical treatments

    Whenever we can, we treat children without surgery. Thanks to dramatic advances in the treatment of heart disease and conditions, we are able to offer a wide range of non-surgical and/or minimally invasive options to our patients. All performed right here in the hospital, by our world-renowned cardiac specialists: 

    • Electrophysiology (Pacemakers)
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Echocardiography 

    Pacemaker clinic

    If a child has heart arrhythmia their heart can have a fast, slow, or irregular rhythm and each requires special treatment. At the Pacemaker Clinic, our team evaluates and treats each child's arrhythmia with the most advanced medicine available including electrophysiology.

    Traveling clinics 

    Bringing heart care to every child in Kentucky. Our Pediatric Cardiology Team brings their expertise and compassionate care to local communities throughout the state.

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