The ACHD Program
The region's only clinical service devoted to Adult Congental Heart Disease (ACHD) featuring a team of cardiologists trained in the care and treatment of adults with congenital heart disease.
Rely on our team of ACHD-trained specialists for compassionate, state-of-the-art care for a unique, complex and growing population:
Our ACHD-trained specialists focus on special issues that women with congenital heart disease may face as they get older, including family planning issues:
- The risk of having a baby with congenital heart disease
- Whether a woman with heart disease is healthy enough to carry a pregnancy
- How to prevent or manage health problems that might arise during pregnancy
Transition support for adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease as they enter adulthood