Data valid at 2017

Sanger Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

Charlotte, NC — (704) 373-1813

1001 Blythe Blvd
Suite 200D
Charlotte, NC 28203
United States

(704) 373-1813
(704) 373-1813
(704) 373-1813
achdprogram@atriumhealth.org
Visit Now
Yes
2005

Affiliations

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Jorge Alegria, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card
11
60%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Christine Ressler
RN, BSN

1 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Matthew C. Schwartz, MD
ACHD, IM, Peds, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

-
Christine Ressler RN

Surgical and Interventional Resources

369
37
13
6

Training & Research

No
No
2017

Care Setting

1029
6
Carolinas Medical Center, Main
Levines Childrens Hospital
Yes
Yes
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 16
Yes, weekly
No

Clinical Services Offered

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
Referred to a suitable lung transplant program

ACHA paid professional member

Director's Description

The Sanger adult congenital heart disease program at atrium health is a multidisciplinary team that provides a comprehensive cardiovascular medical care. Our team includes expertise in adult congenital heart disease, imaging, electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and cardiac surgery and high-risk obstetrics along with the possibility to referred to heart failure, heart transplantation, hepatology, pulmonary hypertension and all the different medical sub-specialties.