Since its inception in 1984, Texas Children's Hospital Heart Transplant Program has performed more than 260 heart transplants, making it one of the largest and most successful programs in the nation. Today, the Heart Transplant Program offers decades of experience, compassion and state-of-the-art facilities to help children who need it most survive – and thrive.
The Heart Transplant Team is a multidisciplinary group of individuals dedicated to your child's health and wellbeing. We have the experience and expertise necessary to provide each patient with the utmost in care and compassion.
Cardiologists and cardiac surgeons in the Heart Center will perform an evaluation to find out if your child is a candidate for heart transplant.
Your family will be asked to relocate to Houston while your child is awaiting transplant. Here's what you need to know.
Our referral specialist will work with your family and your insurance provider to guide you through the transplant referral process.
Texas Children's Heart Center is dedicated to research that will create more positive outcomes for patients living with heart disease.
Our experts have published articles on pediatric heart transplantation in the leading peer-reviewed medical journals.
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