Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

Loma Linda, CA — (844) 440-2243

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

11234 Anderson Street
Hinshaw Towers, Unit 6300
Loma Linda, CA 92354
USA

(844) 440-2243
(909) 558-4200
(909) 558-4200
achd@llu.edu
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Affiliations

Loma Linda University Health
Adult/Pediatrics Hospital
Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Ahmed Kheiwa, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD; IM Card, Ped Card; ASE - Echocardiography
5
100%

1 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Ramesh Bansal, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card, ASE-Echocardiography

Nursing & Other Staff

1
Thuy M. Nguyen, RN, MSN, NP Nurse Practitioner
Ericka Hernandez, MSW Social Worker
Diane Sanchez, RN, BSN, PHN

Care Setting

6
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Loma Linda University Children's Hosptial
Yes
Yes
Adult Hospital
Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 13
Yes, 1-3 times per month
Yes

Training & Research

No
No

Satellite Clinics

Data valid at 2022

Director's Description

The Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program at Loma Linda University Health is a multidisciplinary program that is designed and focused on providing comprehensive care to high complex ACHD population in the inland Empire area. We work collaboratively with our pediatric cardiology team to ensure smooth transition of care for adolescents with CHD. The main goal of our program is to provide long-term coordinated care along with continuing education to our patients. The Program include a combination of outpatient and inpatient care and work closely with different subspecialities to provide comprehensive multidisciplinary care to our patient, these include congenital cardiothoracic surgery, electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, cardiovascular imaging, Maternal Fetal Medicine for high risk pregnancy, advanced heart failure, pulmonary hypertension team, and cardiovascular genetics. The program has obtained and maintained accreditation as a Comprehensive Care Center for ACHD patients ensuring high quality state of the art care to our ACHD population. At our program we offer comprehensive care to a variety of medical conditions including complex catheter based and surgical interventions, management of complex arrhythmia in ACHD patients, advanced imaging for complex ACHD conditions, connective tissue disorders, advanced heart failure including heart transplant, management of high risk pregnancy with congenital heart disease, pulmonary hypertension in congenital heart disease, and cardiovascular genetics.

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