Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patient Stories

Read about patients who are receiving care at the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, a joint program of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC's Heart and Vascular Institute.

Alexis Laney, 27 year old who was diagnosed as a child with a faulty valve that led to scar tissue blocking blood flow to her aorta.

Sunshine Logue, 30 year old with complex congenital heart disease.

David suffered from Congenital Heart Disease. Read about the success of his procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Stephanie was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), a complex defect that affects blood flow to the lungs at birth. Now, as an adult, she receives treatment at the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Kristen suffered from a Partial Atrioventricular Septal. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh.
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