The pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery program at the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital draws patients from far and wide because of our innovative therapies and commitment to advancing pediatric medicine.

Dedicated to helping children and families, the University of Maryland Children’s Heart Program offers a variety of comprehensive services and programs tailored to meet your child’s specific health needs.

Call 410-328-4348 today to speak to a pediatric heart specialist.





Shorter Hospital Stays, More Time at Home with You

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cardiac surgery outcomes

Our robust pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery program promises shorter hospital stays, quicker recoveries, and better surgical outcomes that meet or exceed national standards.


Cutting-Edge Treatments

The physicians and surgeons at the University of Maryland Children’s Heart Program are committed to providing the most advanced treatments to patients. From prenatal and birth to childhood and adulthood all in one hospital, our highly skilled team of heart experts provides a seamless spectrum of care that lasts a lifetime for even the most complex conditions.


Ground-Breaking Research

In partnership with the University of Maryland School of Medicine, we are finding cures every day. Through an ongoing clinical trial using stem cells, Dr. Sunjay Kaushal and the heart team at the University of Maryland Children’s Heart Program are taking major, ground-breaking steps to strengthen the heart function in HLHS patients.


The Best Cardiac Program for Your Child

  • Top Doctors
    Five of our board certified physicians and surgeons were featured in Baltimore Magazine's Top Doctors 2016 issue.
  • Advanced Imaging Diagnostics
    The University of Maryland Children's Heart Program's echo lab has expertise no matter what type of echo is required.
  • Convenient Clinic Locations
    We provide convenient locations for your child to get evaluated for cardiac care at 7 different clinic locations throughout Maryland.
  • Our Stories
    The University of Maryland treats children with all forms of heart diseases, using a personalized approach with every patient.