Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute (SHVI) Adult Congenital Heart Program

Charlotte, NC — (704) 373-1813

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

1001 Blythe Blvd
Suite 500
Charlotte, NC 28203
United States

(704) 373-1813
(704) 373-1813
(704) 373-1813
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Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Wake Forest

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Jorge Alegria, MD Professional ACHA Member

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Angel Whitlow

1 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Matthew C. Schwartz, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

Angel Whitlow, FNP-C Director
Kerri Pastor MSW, LCSW
Christine Ressler RN, BSN

Care Setting

Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes - at age 12
Yes, 1-3 times per month

Training & Research


Satellite Clinics

Data valid at 2021

Director's Description

Atrium HealthCare System’s Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is one of only a few cardiovascular centers in North and South Carolina with a comprehensive adult congenital heart disease program. From diagnosis and treatment, to surgery and follow-up care, we offer comprehensive care for adult congenital heart disease.

If you are an adult with congenital heart disease, getting the proper care is imperative to your overall well-being. You can receive a consultation, a meeting or treatment with Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, no matter what your current care situation.

Sanger Vascular Institute’s Adult Congenital Heart Disease program provides specialized treatment and consultations. Our team of cardiologists, surgeons, imaging specialists and nurses are led by Jorge Alegria, who is board certified in Adult Congenital Heart diseases.

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