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The Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center FacultyMeet our Physicians (from left to Right, Dr. Jamil Aboulhosn, Pamela Miner, RN, Dr. Leigh Reardon, Linda Houser, RN and Dr. John Child, Emeritus).

Welcome to the Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, the first and one of the largest facilities of its kind in the United States. Founded in 1980, the Center is a national and international tertiary care resource that provides services to the growing number of patients with congenital heart disease who reach adulthood.

In addition to its emphasis on the highest quality of patient care, the Center is a major training and research facility, focused on preparing our next generation of adult congenital heart disease healthcare providers and advancing our understanding of the long-term issues and risks confronting adults with congenital heart disease.

The Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center provides state of the art care to adult patients with congenital heart disease.

ACHDC In the News

Dr. Joseph K. Perloff honored with International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Joseph K. Perloff honored with International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease  Lifetime Achievement Award The ISACHD Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes sustained excellence in leadership and innovation through long-term dedication and contributions to, and achievement in, the care of adults with congenital heart disease. The award was presented at ISACHD's biannual meeting in November 2014, held in Chicago during the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Dr. Perloff's grandson, Benjamin Lempert accepted the award in his grandfather's honor.

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Diseases/Disorders

Services

  • Consultative -- outpatient and inpatient
  • Access to affiliated consultants in related fields
  • Comprehensive diagnostic facilities
  • Comprehensive cardiac and medical management
  • Therapeutic interventional cardiac catheterization and electrophysiological facilities
  • Obstetric and gynecologic consultation and management
  • Surgical and peri-operative management
  • Heart, lung and heart/lung transplantation
  • Psychological support
  • Adolescent/Young Adult Transitional Care for Congenital Heart Disease
  • Fetal and Pediatric Cardiology

Patients may be referred by their physicians or make an appointment on their own.

To schedule an appointment with the Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, please call (310) 825-9011, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic
UCLA-Cardiovascular Center
100 Medical Plaza, Suite 630 East
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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