Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Living with congenital heart disease means you often face unique health challenges. The Adult Congenital Heart Disease program offers comprehensive care to enhance your quality of life, including outpatient and inpatient care, specialized imaging tests, therapeutic cardiac catheterization, pre-pregnancy counseling and special prenatal care.
It's important to regularly meet with a cardiologist who understands congenital heart defects to help you deal with any health issues as soon as they arise. Our experts will work with you to help you manage the health risks associated with congenital heart disease.
When I was born, I had Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart condition. I had two heart surgeries, one when I was two months old and then open heart surgery when I was 14. When I moved from Alaska to Oregon, I needed to find a cardiologist. My doctor in Alaska was trained at OHSU, and so I knew it was a good place to go. More