Specialized Heart Care Close to Home

Children from all corners of the state, as well as out-of-state, come to Arkansas Children’s Heart Center for the comprehensive, cutting-edge treatments our specialists provide. With a multidisciplinary approach to care, appointments can be conveniently coordinated across all specialties for both the diagnosis and treatment of all cardiovascular conditions

With more than 35 years of experience, there's no substitute for our expert heart care at Arkansas Children's Heart Center.

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Our Heart Center offers advanced imaging (cardiac CT and MRI) and specialized clinics and programs, including:

Full-Service Pediatric Heart Hospital

The Heart Center at Arkansas Children's Hospital is a full-service pediatric heart hospital which includes:

  • Two cardiovascular operating rooms and two state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization laboratories
  • Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit for all pre-op and post-op care of heart patients
  • Ventricular assists device and mobile ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)
  • Heart Transplantation program
  • Diagnosis and treatment of patients with congenital connective tissue diseases, including fetal treatment before birth
  • Fetal Heart Center to provide echo interpretation and comprehensive care, before and after birth, for babies with congenital heart disease
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease care