Cleveland Clinic Adult Congenital Heart Clinic "CCACH"

Cleveland, OH — (216) 444-5923

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
United States

(216) 444-5923
(216) 444-6697
(216) 445-7300
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Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Case Western Reserve University and Lerner College of Medicine

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Joanna Ghobrial, MD, MSc Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card, ECHO, Interventional Card

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Dionna Jabo
Administrative Assistant

3 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Kenneth Zahka, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card
Margaret Fuchs, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card,
Peter Aziz, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card, EP

Nursing & Other Staff

Rachel Eisenmann, MSN, APRN, CNP ACHD NP
Kay Kendall, MSW Social Worker
Shelby Furubayashi RN
Dionna Jabo. Office Manager Administrative Assistant

Care Setting

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Cleveland Clinic - Fairview
Cleveland Clinic - Florida (Virtual)
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes - at age 16
Yes, weekly

Training & Research

Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Peds and Adult), Individualized long-term mentoring (or informal ACHD fellowship)

Satellite Clinics

Data valid at 2022

Director's Description

Cleveland Clinic's Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, "CCACH", directed by Joanna Ghobrial, MD, MSc, and Tara Karamlou, MD uses a multidisciplinary team approach to deal with issues specific to adolescent and adult patients with congenital heart disease (CHD). The team includes surgeons and cardiologists who specialize in both pediatric and adult CHD, anesthesiologists, nurse practitioners, internists, geneticists, dentists, obstetricians and gynecologists, psychiatrists, radiologists, cardiac rehabilitation, and physical and occupational therapists. Cleveland Clinic's Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center combines cutting- edge technology with compassion and a family- centered approach to congenital heart care.

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