UNC Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

Data valid for 2013

General Information
Address: 300 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Program Website
Patient Inquiries Phone: 1-866-862-4327
Appointment Requests: 1-866-862-4327
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Affiliations
Hospital (Adult or Pediatric Hospital): UNC Healthcare Network (UNC Medical Center, Rex Hospital, Chatham Hospital, other affiliates) (Adult/Pediatric Hospital)
Hospital (Adult or Pediatric Hospital): Moses Cone (Adult/Pediatric Hospital)
Medical School: UNC School of Medicine
Medical Director
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Care Setting
Total ACHD Patient Visits: 10
Half-day Sessions (per week): 2.5
Out-patients seen at:UNC Hospitals Outpatient Clinic (offsite, Meadowmont)
Do you have providers who see patients in both pediatric and adult settings?Yes
Do you perform invasive cardiac procedures on ACHD patients at your institution?Yes
Catheter-based procedures are done: Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Invasive EP procedures are done: Adult/Pediatric Hospital
ACHD Surgeries are done: Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Established referral relationships with other ACHD programs for needed consultation, procedures or second opinions: Yes
Formal transition program between pediatric and ACHD clinics: Yes (Formal transition at age: 18)
Do you offer regularly scheduled patient care conferences?Yes
ACHD Clinic Staffing
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Surgical and Interventional Resources
Number of Pediatric (< 18) CHD operations performed: 10
Number of ACHD (> 18) operations performed: 10
Number of Cardiologists performing interventional catheterizations:
Number of Surgeons performing more than 75 CHD or ACHD operations: 3
Director's Description
Clinical Services Offered
Diagnostic Catheterization: Yes
Interventional Catheterization: Yes
Diagnostic Electrophysiology: Yes
Interventional Electrophysiology: Yes
Cardiac MRI: Yes
Multi-Slice Cardiac CT: Yes
High Risk Obstetrics/Perinatology: Yes
Contraceptive Counseling: Yes
Geneticist/Genetic Counseling: Yes
Cardiac Rehabilitation Service: Yes
Financial/Medical Insurance Counseling: Yes
Psychologist/Psychiatrist: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: Yes
Programs that Apply:
Does your program undertake ACHD Research? Yes
Program's last publication: N/A
Program's most recent receipt of external funding: N/A