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Pediatric Cardiologist, Dr. Song-Gui Yang reviews a patient's electrocardiography results.

The Section of Pediatric Cardiology is a part of Children's Hospital New OrleansThe Heart Center at Children's Hospital provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of patients with congenital cardiovascular disorders, from before they are born, through childhood and into their adult years. Our accomplished and dedicated team of specialists includes physicians, surgeons, nurses and support staff who are trained to care for the unique needs of children with heart disease as well as their families. The goal of The Heart Center is to enhance the quality of life for every child.

Children's Hospital New Orleans Heart Center


Heart Center Services

  • Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Coronary Artery Disease Clinic
  • Dedicated Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) for close post-operative management
  • Diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterization
  • Electrophysiology Services (pacemakers, defibrillators and ablations)
  • Non-invasive imaging (echocardiography, MRI and CTA)
  • Maternal Fetal Clinic
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic
  • Exercise Stress Testing

Thomas R. Kimball, MD - Director of Clinical Cardiology
Song-Gui Yang, MD, PhD - Edward G. Schlieder Educational Foundation Chair & Suzanne S. Schaefer Professorship in Pediatric Cardiology
Aurelio Reyes, MD

CHNOLA Heart Center Leadership

Contact Us

Patient Services:
LCMC Health Ridgelake Health Center
2121 Ridgelake Dr.
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504-988-6253
Fax 504-988-7654

Children's Hospital New Orleans
200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-899-9511

Department Main:
Tulane University School of Medicine
Pediatrics Department
1430 Tulane Avenue
Mail Code 8637
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-988-6692
Fax: 504-988-1771

Section Main:
Children's Pediatrics - Tulane
Pediatric Cardiology
4740 South I-10 Service Road, West
Suite 200
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504-894-5494
Fax: 504-988-6006
Contact: Jessica Mason
Email: jmason8@tulane.edu