Cardiology Services & Treatments
Advocate Children’s Hospital - Park Ridge offers a complete continuum of pediatric cardiovascular care – from before a child is born through adolescence – offering services from pre- and post-operative consultation to rehabilitation, plus a comprehensive range of subspecialty and outpatient services oriented specifically to children.
Specialty clinics are conveniently located in the Yacktman Children's Pavilion--a child-friendly outpatient facility adjoining the hospital.
Learn more about our cardiovascular services for children:
Our specialized cardiac services include:
- Management of congenital heart disease, including cardiac catheterization for newborns and children less than one year old.
- Treatment of childhood-acquired cardiovascular diseases, including myocarditis, Kawasaki disease, rheumatic heart disease and other connective tissue disorders.
- Management of congenital and acquired heart disease in the fetus, including on-site cardiology support during delivery and genetic counseling.
- Treatment for persistently hypoxemic babies or children not responding to full ventilatory support, including nitric oxide treatment-a state-of-the-art therapeutic modality to correct pulmonary hypertension in children with severe respiratory failure, as well as meconium aspiration and persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborns-and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for temporary heart-lung support.
Related Services and Resources
Learn about our related pediatric services and support programs available at Advocate Children's Hospital.
Contact us today at 847.723.KIDS (5437) for more information or to learn how we can serve you and your