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Children's Hospital is ranked One of America's Best Children's Hospitals.
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC provides cardiothoracic surgery for children with congenital:
The Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at Children's also:
Our program ranks as the top pediatric cardiovascular surgery program in the country.
Our overall four-year surgical mortality rate of 1.1% is the lowest among all medium- and high-volume programs, according to the latest data compiled by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2008-2012).
The national average mortality rate for all children's cardiovascular programs was 3.5% during the same reporting period.
Our nurse practitioners and physician assistants conduct an ongoing program to help patients and parents learn about cardiothoracic surgery.
Staff members also serve as caring liaisons between families and members of the health care team.
The Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC requires referrals from primary care doctors or other Children’s Hospital specialists.
Patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from their insurance provider and doctor.
We must receive all necessary referral and authorization forms before your child's visit.
For accurate provider numbers or to learn more, call the Heart Institute at Children's at 412-692-5540.
4401 Penn AvenueFloor 3Pittsburgh PA , 15224412-692-5218
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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