Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
Introduction

Fundación Valle del Lili’s Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Service started operations since the early 1990s, providing a humanized and comprehensive care, under the highest quality standards, treating a wide range of congenital heart diseases.

Objective

The main purpose of the Service is providing care to every patient with a congenital heart disease from birth to adulthood.

Four pediatric cardiologists, three anesthesiologists, two surgeons and two intensivists specialized in congenital heart diseases are part of our medical team.

Also a cardiologist specialized in congenital heart disease, two surgeons and two intensivists work for our Service.

The Service works in association with the departments of Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Intensive Care and Nursing, specialized in cardiovascular pediatric care. They have the support of the Radiology, Blood Bank and the Clinical Laboratory departments, and specialized services of the Pediatrics area (Nephrology, Pneumology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Palliative Care, Psychology). The services is equipped with cutting-edge technology that allows for a high-quality service, under the highest technological standards currently available. Optimal surgical instruments and anesthesia equipment are available, as well as ECMO cardiopulmonary assistance and specialized services for the management of transplanted patients.

 

Specialist in Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery