Data valid at 2016

Connecticut Adult Congenital Heart (CTACH) Service

Hartford, CT — (860) 545-9400

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Cardiology 2B
282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106
United States

(860) 545-9400
(860) 545-9400
(860) 545-9400
CTACH@connecticutchildrens.org
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Yes
2003

Affiliations

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Pediatric Hospital
Hartford Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Shailendra Upadhyay, MD Professional ACHA Member
Int Med, Peds, Peds Card, ACHD, IBHRE, Electrophysiology
7
100%

Medical Co-Director

Felice Heller, MD
Peds, Ped Card, ACHD
15
40%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Mollie Mulaney
RN, BSN, CCRN-K

2 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Harris Leopold, MD
Ped Card, Peds
Frederic Bernstein, DO
Ped, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

1
Whitney Fairchild APRN
Emily Kutner PhD
Jessica Quintero MSW
Cynthia Hutt RN
Jason Gluck DO
Karen Koproske MBA

Surgical and Interventional Resources

75
9
1
1

Training & Research

Yes
Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Adult)
Yes
2016

Care Setting

833
10
Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Yes
Yes
Pediatric Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 18
Yes, weekly
Yes

Clinical Services Offered

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

ACHA paid professional member

Director's Description

Connecticut Adult Congenital Heart (CTACH) service is based at the only free standing children's hospital within the state of Connecticut. We are affiliated with the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Our services provide comprehensive care of adults with congenital disease regardless of their complexity. These services include but are not limited to congenital echocardiography, cardiac MRI, cardio-pulmonary exercise testing, congenital diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterization, arrhythmia evaluation and management, catheter ablation, pacemakers/AICDs implantation, pregnancy counseling and management, congenital heart surgery are available within the program.

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