Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital has one of the largest pediatric cardiology programs in Indiana, delivering advanced heart care for all children.

Pediatric heart care patient at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis.

Heart care at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital

The advanced heart care your child needs is here, at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital. Our pediatric cardiologists and cardiac surgeons have the expertise to deliver advanced heart care, including cardiac surgery — even for the tiniest patients. From your first visit, your child’s doctor and care team start by listening to you. Tell us your concerns and ask us your questions. By getting to know your child and your family, we deliver heart care that’s right for your child – customizing treatments and procedures for each child.


Multidisciplinary pediatric heart care

At Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital, your child’s care is coordinated with their referring doctor and other care team members. And because each child has unique needs, your child’s care plan is personalized for your child and family.

Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis includes a dedicated pediatric cardiac catheterization lab and a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). Cardiovascular surgeons, heart specialists, pediatric anesthesiologists, and other pediatric specialists deliver 24/7 care for children with heart conditions and those recovering from surgery.

If you have a newborn with a heart condition, we're here for you and your baby. Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis has one of the largest NICUs in Indiana and one of the largest pediatric cardiology programs in the state. If your child has a pediatric heart condition and surgery is recommended, a surgeon with the right expertise will be part of your care team. Our pediatric cardiac surgeons provide surgical care for babies born early (premature) and newborns.

Surgical care for congenital heart disease

For children of all ages with congenital heart disease, our experienced care teams deliver personalized, advanced heart care. Pediatric cardiothoracic surgeons have expertise in repairing congenital heart conditions in children. Your child and family are connected to advanced surgical care at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital in Indianapolis. This includes imaging, ECMO, pediatric catheterization labs, heart surgery and recovery — all in one place. And for children with heart rhythm disorders, we have a team dedicated to implanting and monitoring pacemakers. We use telehealth technology to monitor your child's pacemaker from wherever you are.

Conditions we diagnose and treat

Pediatric cardiologists care for pediatric heart conditions, including:

  • Arrhythmia and other irregular heartbeats
  • Atrial septal defect (ASD), also known as a hole in the heart
  • Chest pain
  • Congenital heart defect and disease (present at birth)
  • Heart murmur
  • Inherited heart conditions
  • Syncope (briefly passing out)
  • Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
  • Other pediatric heart conditions and disease