Quick Facts

The Children's Hospital of Georgia pediatric cardiothoracic surgery team offers:

  • Early stage correction surgery in neonatal period
  • Blood conservation surgery
  • Minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery
  • Complex single ventricle palliation
  • A dedicated team of surgeons, cardiologists, intensivists, neonatologists, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, nurses, physician extenders, and state-of-the-art facility and infrastructure with major emphasis on parent-child close interaction
  • Advanced and sophisticated operating room equipment, and heart-lung bypass machine
  • Hybrid cardiac catheterization suite
  • A support group for the family of the children with heart defects who have had or will have surgery