ACHD Mayo Clinic Jacksonville

Data valid for 2014

General Information
Address: 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Program Website
Patient Inquiries Phone: (904) 953-6351
Appointment Requests: (904) 953-6351
Year Formalized: 2009
24/7 ACHD On-Call Schedule: No
Hospital (Adult or Pediatric Hospital): Mayo Clinic Jacksonville (Adult Hospital)
Hospital (Adult or Pediatric Hospital): Mayo Clinic, Rochester (Adult/Pediatric Hospital)
Medical School: Mayo Medical School
Medical Director
Medical Director:
Board Certified In:
Naser Ammash, MD
IM, IM Card
Years in ACHD: 20
% of Time Dedicated to ACHD: 60%
Medical Co-Director
Medical Co-Director:
Board Certified In:

Years in ACHD:
% of Time Dedicated to ACHD:
Care Setting
Total ACHD Patient Visits: 120
Half-day Sessions (per week): 1
Outpatients seen at:Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
Do you have providers who see patients in both pediatric and adult settings?No
Do you perform invasive cardiac procedures on ACHD patients at your institution?Yes
Catheter-based procedures are done: Adult Hospital
Invasive EP procedures are done: Adult Hospital
ACHD Surgeries are done: Adult Hospital
Established referral relationships with other ACHD programs for needed consultation, procedures or second opinions: Yes
Formal transition program between pediatric and ACHD clinics: No
Do you offer regularly scheduled patient care conferences?No
Does your program provide patient/family support or education meetings?Yes
ACHD Clinic Staffing
Number of Additional Cardiologists who attend ACHD Clinic:1
Additional cardiologist:
Board Certified In:
Keith Oken
Number of NPs/PAs:
NP/PA: Elaine Macomb NP
Surgical and Interventional Resources
Number of Pediatric (< 18) CHD operations performed: 0
Number of ACHD (> 18) operations performed: 400
Number of Cardiologists performing interventional catheterizations: 2
Number of Surgeons performing more than 75 CHD or ACHD operations: 2
Director's Description
Our ACHD clinic at Mayo Jacksonville is an extension of the much larger ACHD clinic at Mayo Rochester. *Note that all surgeries are done at Mayo Clinic Rochester in Minnesota.
Clinical Services Offered
ACHD-experienced Diagnostic Catheterization: Yes
ACHD-experienced Interventional Catheterization: Yes
ACHD-experienced Diagnostic Electrophysiology: Yes
ACHD-experienced Interventional Electrophysiology: Yes
ACHD-experienced Cardiac MRI: Yes
ACHD-experienced Multi-Slice Cardiac CT: Yes
ACHD-experienced High Risk Obstetrics/Perinatology: No
Contraceptive Counseling: Yes
Geneticist/Genetic Counseling: Yes
Cardiac Rehabilitation Service: Yes
Financial/Medical Insurance Counseling: Yes
Medical Social Worker:Yes
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in ACHD is evaluated: In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
PAH in ACHD is managed medically: In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
When lung transplant is considered in our ACHD patients with PAH, they are: Typically transplanted within our own institution
Training & Research
ACHD Training for Fellows: No
Does your program undertake ACHD Research? Yes
Program's last publication: 2011
Program's most recent receipt of external funding: N/A