Congenital Heart Disease - Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment
Nearly one million adults in the United States have congenital heart defects. This number is increasing, and includes both those who have not had surgery and those who have had palliation. There exists a wide range of patients, from those with coarctation of the aorta who are doing well but need periodic monitoring, to those who have a single ventricle physiology (Fontan procedure) and need close management.
It is recognized that for optimum management such patients need specialists with interest in and knowledge of congenital heart disease. California Pacific physicians, Robert Popper, MD and Andrew Rosenblatt, MD have worked together to create an environment where such patients will receive optimum care.
Non-cardiac specialists and social service providers are also essential, so that all the needs of this unique group of patients can be addressed.
California Pacific Medical Center’s Pediatric Cardiac Program is comprised of experienced physicians at the forefront of medical & surgical techniques and treatments for Congenital Heart Disease in Infants, Children & Adults as well as Marfan’s and Other Heritable Cardiac Syndromes.
The Center for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease at California Pacific
2100 Webster Street, Suite 511
San Francisco, CA 94115
Tel: (415) 923-3002
California Pacific's Heart and Vascular Center
California Pacific's Heart and Vascular Center is supported by one of the best heart hospital/center networks in the USA, offering quality, comprehensive patient-centered cardiovascular care by a team of top heart surgeons and physicians with leading-edge technology. Serving the entire San Francisco Bay Area, including San Francisco and Marin County, as well as the entire Northern California region, our team has many of the best cardiovascular surgeons and physicians in California and the United States.
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