Tampa Bay Adult Congenital Heart Center

Tampa, FL — (877) 537-4787

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

3003 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
3rd Floor, Stop 3403
Tampa, FL 33607
United States

(877) 537-4787
(877) 537-4787
(877) 537-4787
beth_cristalli@mednax.com
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Affiliations

St. Joseph's Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Hector L. Fontanet, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card
28
42%

Medical Co-Director

Joel Hardin, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Ped Card
14
75%

4 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Elsa Suh, MD
Peds, Ped Card
Jeremy Ringewald, MD
Peds, Ped Card
Jorge McCormack, MD
Peds, Ped Card, EP
Kelvin C. Lau, MD
Peds, Ped Card, EP

Nursing & Other Staff

1
Seth Larson ARNP
Linda Martin RN

Care Setting

8
St. Joseph Hospital
Bayfront Health St. Petersburg
Tampa General Hospital
Yes
No
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 18
Yes, weekly
No

Training & Research

No
No
2013
Data valid at 2019

Director's Description

Tampa Bay Adult Congenital Heart Program at St. Joseph’s Hospital provides multidisciplinary comprehensive care for adults living with congenital heart disease. Our program is a collaboration between St. Joseph’s Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic and Pediatric Cardiology Associates. We care for over 2,000 patients with corrected and uncorrected congenital heart disease.

This collaboration between pediatric and adult cardiology provides easy transition between children's and adult services for our patients with congenital heart disease. St. Joseph’s Hospital has access with all adult internal medicine and adult sub- specialties including ancillary services and a great partnership with social workers to provide comprehensive services to our patients.

Our program is accredited as a comprehensive care center by the Adult Congenital Heart Association, a national organization focused on patient advocacy, education and research. Established in 1992, with Tampa Bay Adult Congenital Heart Center has since grown to serve the needs of over 2000 adult patients in the Tampa Bay metropolitan region. Adult patients with complex congenital heart disease are cared for by experienced board certified adult congenital heart disease specialists, congenital/structural interventional cardiologists, congenital cardiac electrophysiologists, advanced heart failure specialists, and advanced congenital heart disease imaging experts.

The Tampa Bay Adult Congenital Heart Center has offices in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Land O Lakes FL. Our cardiologists are available for consultation at over 20 hospitals throughout the greater Tampa Bay region.