Data valid at 2017

Adult Congenital Heart Service

Akron, OH — (330) 543-8521; (866) 230-3463

215 W Bowery St.
Suite 5200
Akron, OH 44308
United States

(330) 543-8521; (866) 230-3463
(330) 543-8521, (866) 230-3463
(330) 543-8521, (866) 230-3463
dbarber@akronchildrens.org
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Yes
2001

Affiliations

Akron Children’s Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
The Cleveland Clinic
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
SUMMA - Akron City Hospital and Cleveland Clinic Akron General
Adult Hospital
Northeast Ohio Medical University

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

John R. Lane, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Ped Card
25
50%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Tina Sanzone
RN, BSN, MHA

1 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Ashish Saini, MD
ACHD, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

2
Kristin Breedlove PA-C, MPAS
Fran Feesler CNP
Deena Barber BSN, RN Professional ACHA Member
Sheryl Jones, Office Coordinator

Surgical and Interventional Resources

92
3
2
4

Training & Research

Yes
Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Adult) Individualized long-term mentoring (or informal ACHD fellowship)
Yes
2016

Care Setting

620
7
Akron Children's Hospital
Cleveland Clinic
No
Yes
Pediatric Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Yes
No
Yes, weekly
No

Clinical Services Offered

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Within our ACHD Program
Within our ACHD Program
Referred to a suitable lung transplant program

ACHA paid professional member

Director's Description

We offer a unique program of continuous expert life-long congenital cardiac care to our patients, from fetus through childhood into adulthood. Our patient focused staff includes Dr. John Lane; adult, pediatric and ACHD boarded cardiologist; Dr. Ashish Saini, pediatric boarded cardiologist and a dedicated ACHD Nurse Program Coordinator, Deena Barber, with over 15 years of ACHD experience; and a full complement of specialists committed to caring for our ACHD patients and their complex and challenging needs. Patients are cared for at both Akron Children's Hospital and our affiliated ACHD program at The Cleveland Clinic.