Outpatient Pediatric Cardiovascular Services

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To learn more about our services, please call 401-444-4612.

In addition to providing treatment for inpatients at Hasbro Children's Hospital, Women & Infants Hospital, and other area hospitals, we offer the following outpatient services:

  • General cardiac evaluations — diagnosis and management of all forms of congenital and acquired heart disease
  • Inpatient and outpatient consultation and patient care
  • Outreach programs in southern Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts
  • Electrocardiograms, Holter monitors, and event recordings
  • Echocardiography, including:
    • Awake and sedated transthoracic echocardiograms
    • Transesophageal echocardiograms (at Hasbro Children's Hospital)
    • Fetal echocardiograms
    • Stress echocardiograms
    • "Echo only" referrals are accepted for transthoracic and fetal studies
  • Cardiopulmonary testing, including:
    • pulmonary function testing
    • treadmill stress testing
    • metabolic stress testing
    • airway provocation studies
    • cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
    • referrals accepted for pulmonary function testing and airway provocation studies
  • Preventive cardiology programs, including programs for hyperlipidemia and hypertension. These programs are supported by:
    • ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    • cardiopulmonary and noninvasive cardiac testing
    • nutritional services
    • on-site outpatient laboratory
  • Collaborative program with adult cardiology to care for adults with congenital heart disease
  • Behavioral health services to assist children and families with anxiety and stress that can accompany cardiac conditions
  • Prenatal cardiac diagnosis and counseling
  • Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) management