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

UF Physicians Address the Value of COVID-19 Vaccines

Despite so many waiting anxiously for the arrival of COVID-19 vaccines, many others are hesitant to get inoculated, even as more vaccines gain approval from the FDA and with increasing…

There’s nothing sweet about the relationship between heart disease and cancer

When the calendar changes to February, red and pink heart-shaped candy fills store shelves in preparation for Valentine’s Day. Let those hearts also serve as a reminder of another February…

Mother of Three’s Mission to Eliminate Her Migraines

For Kimbirli “Kim” Feezell, of Starke, trauma struck twice. About 10 years ago, the mother of three was bucked off her horse after the animal’s bit, which helps the rider…

30 years of strength

Jacquelyn Hall describes her patient of 30 years, Vivian Holloman, as hilarious, sarcastic and “sweet as can be.” Hall, a vascular access coordinator and dialysis technician, has known Holloman as a dialysis…