Data valid at 2017

Wake Forest Baptist Health Adult CHD Program

Winston-Salem, NC — 336-716-WAKE

Medical Center Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
US

336-716-WAKE
336-716-WAKE
336-716-7654
dewillia@wakehealth.edu
Yes
2015

Affiliations

High Point Medical Center
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Wilkes Medical Center
Adult Hospital
Lexington Medical Center
Adult Hospital
Wake Forest Medical School

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Derek A. Williams, DO
ACHD, Ped Card
13
50%

Medical Co-Director

Bharathi Upadhya, MD
IM Card, ACHD Board Eligible
3
30%

1 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

David Zhao, MD
IM Card

Nursing & Other Staff

1
Allison Welch PA-C

Surgical and Interventional Resources

70
30
2
0

Training & Research

No
No

Care Setting

650
4
Wake Forest Baptist Hospital
Brenner Children's Hospital
Yes
Yes
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Yes
No
Yes, weekly
No

Clinical Services Offered

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Within our ACHD program
Within our ACHD program
Referred to a suitable lung transplant program

Director's Description

ACHD Program Director (Dr. Derek A. Williams) is double board certified in Adult Congenital Heart Disease as well as Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease so is able to see patients on the continuum of care. He is also an
Interventional Congential Catheteriz ation Physician so is actively engaged in the diagnosis and correction of congenital heart defects.

The ACHD program partners with the Wake Forest Baptist Health Heart and Vascular Center to draw upon additional expertise in imaging, catheterization, and surgical repair for the best care and outcomes of our patients.