We recognize the essential role parents and families play in helping young and adult patients live with their congenital heart disease. Our center incorporates medical and surgical practices to provide seamless care to patients and open communication to their families.

COVID-19 Update

As we continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, providing exceptional and safe care to our patients remains our No. 1 priority. Our faculty and hospital leadership continue to monitor and assess the current COVID-19 situation, and our action plan evolves daily.


2019 Outcomes report

We are proud to share our 2019 Outcomes Report, featuring our 2019 accomplishments and patient stories of hope and healing.

Thea Brown sits on her parent's lap on a bench outside



The Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program at the UF Health Congenital Heart Center offers a unique structure featuring professionals from all aspects of care for the Congenital Heart patient.

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UF Health News

Un paciente recupera el movimiento del brazo gracias a una cirugía plástica de UF Health

Lee esta historia en Ingles.  Durante seis años y sin ton ni son, Baltazar Carrillo (de 64 años de edad) sufrió un dolor agonizante en los brazos y las piernas.…

Patient Regains Arm Movement with the Help of UF Health Plastic Surgery

Read this story in Spanish.  For six years, Baltazar Carrillo, 64, suffered from agonizing pain in his arms and legs without rhyme or reason.  “[There was] no pill that could…

Little Fighter: Julianna Driggers’ Battle with Neuroblastoma

“Make sure you fight.”  Jennifer Driggers uttered those four words to her daughter the day after Julianna was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, an aggressive form of cancer.  It was March 2017…

Don’t Let it Start, Don’t Let it Spread

As summer approaches, we need to do our best to keep our skin healthy. That means protecting it from harmful ultraviolet, or UV, radiation. If your skin gets too much…