Cardiothoracic Surgery

Through a joint program with Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital called Northeast Pediatric Specialists, we offer the full spectrum of pediatric cardiovascular surgery treatment methods available.

Board-certified pediatric cardiovascular surgeons with extensive specialized training in every aspect of congenital heart disease provide expert care to children of all ages; from as early as when they're in their mother's womb to young adult. Our surgeons collaborate with experts in maternal-fetal medicine, pediatric cardiac anesthesiology, nursing and intensive care to provide comprehensive treatment to patients. 

Once patients turn 21, we offer a smooth transition over to the adult congenital heart program.

Surgical procedures and areas of focus:

  • Neonatal and pediatric repair of complete congenital cardiac anomalies
  • Repair of adult congenital heart disease
  • Vale repair or replacement
  • Minimally invasive approaches to heart disease for certain lesions
  • Blood conservation cardiac surgery

Complex procedures we perform include:

  • Damus-Kay-Stansel
  • BT shunts
  • Glenn shunts
  • Fontan
  • Rastelli
  • Norwood
  • Ross
  • Coarctation repair
  • PDA ligation
  • Pulmonary artery banding
  • Arterial switch procedures

Our Team

Our expert team of pediatric surgeons has extensive specialized training in the care of children of all ages in every aspect of congenital heart disease.