The Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Program at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, which is part of the Congenital Heart Center of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, provides a wide spectrum of surgical services with high-level care for infants, children and adults with congenital heart disease. The pediatric cardiothoracic surgery program is led by Dr. Emile Bacha, a world-renowned expert in the surgical care of children and adults with congenital heart disease. Dr Bacha heads a team of four congenital heart surgeons specializing in the cardiac surgical care of patients with congenital heart defects.
Our busy surgical team provides high-level expertise and is routinely recognized for its surgical outcomes, ranking as one of the top 10 centers in the United States providing congenital cardiac surgical service.
Common congenital heart defects and surgeries operated on by our surgical team include:
Common cardiac condition requiring surgery
Common cardiac surgical procedures