Contact the Heart Failure and Recovery Program at Children's

We’re a Heartbeat Away

On matters of pediatric heart failure, time is of the essence. Whether your child has heart failure symptoms or a diagnosis, experts from Children’s Heart Failure and Recovery Program are ready to help.

Parents and doctors can contact the Heart Institute at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh at:

Phone: 412-692-5540
Fax: 412-692-5138

Our heart care team is on-call 24-hours a day. They're a great resource for all aspects of referrals, consults, and transfers of children in acute heart failure.

For children deemed too sick for outpatient care, we offer facility-to-facility transfer by our expert ECMO and VAD transport team.

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Heart Failure and Recovery Program
Faculty Pavilion, Floor 5
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Heart Failure Contact Outside the U.S.

If you live outside the United States and want schedule a consult or appointment, contact Children's International Services team.

Our team can respond to questions by phone or email in fluent Arabic, English, or Spanish.

Second Opinion Service

Looking for other treatment options?

Fill out the Heart Institute's second opinion request form.