Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH — (513) 803-2243

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

3333 Burnet Avenue
MLC 2003
Cincinnati, OH 45229
United States

(513) 803-2243
(513) 803-2243
(513) 803-2243
achd@cchmc.org
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Affiliations

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Adult Hospital
University of Kentucky Healthcare
Adult Hospital
University of Cincinnati

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Alexander (Sasha) Opotowsky, MD, MPH, MMSc Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card
12
100%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Tara Haskell
MBA, MHSA

4 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Nicole Brown, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, Peds, Ped Card
Adam Lubert, MD Professional ACHA Member
IM, Peds, Ped Card, ACHD Board Eligible
Craig Alexander, MD
IM, Peds, Ped Cardiology, ACHD Board Eligible
Juan Villafane, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card, Other

Nursing & Other Staff

1
Amy Rich APRN
Kathy Gosney, MSSW ACHD Social Worker, Clinical Counselor III
Stacey Morrison, PsyD Staff Psychologist
Natasha Jacob, RN
Felicia Eichelbrenner, MSN, RN, CPN Fontan Care Manager
Nicollette Millard, RN ACHD Care Manager
Patty Saxion, MSW ACHD Program Coordinator

Care Setting

17
Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Clinics in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio and Louisville, Elizabethtown, Bardstown, Danville and Shelbyville, Kentucky
University of Cincinnati Medical Center, TriHealth Good Samaritan Hospital, Kettering Medical Center, University of Kentucky Healthcare
Yes
Yes
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Pediatric Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 14
Yes, weekly
Yes

Training & Research

Yes
Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Adult and Peds), Individualized long-term mentoring (or informal ACHD fellowship) , Formal dedicated ACHD fellowship (2 year)
Yes
2018
2018
Data valid at 2017

Director's Description

General ACHD Clinic

Subspecialty programs within ACHD include:

- Destination Multidisciplinary Fontan Management Program

- Maternal and Fetal Cardiac Health Programs

- Cardiovascular Genetics

- Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Program (Edward Sapien Vale and Melody Vale Structural Program)

- Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic

- Heart Failure/VAD/Transplant Program

Additional Program Offerings

- Telehealth Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM)

- ACHD Support Group

- ACHD Summer Camp

- Transition Education

ACHD Care Locations

- Cincinnati Children's Main Hospital

- Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus

- Cincinnati Children's Bardstown

- Cincinnati Children's Danville

- Cincinnati Children's Elizabethtown

- Cincinnati Children's Louisville

- Cincinnati Children's Shelbyville

- Kettering Health Network

- University of Cincinnati Medical Center

- TriHealth