Pediatric Cardiology


Louisville Pediatric Cardiology

To make an appointment with UofL Physicians - Pediatric Cardiology, call 502-585-4802. Use x234 for Louisville appointments and x246 for appointments outside Louisville. After hours (after 5 p.m. and on weekends), please call Kosair Children's Hospital at 502-629-6000.

Nearly one percent of children are born with some form of heart abnormality or congenital heart defect. There is a broad range of abnormalities, ranging from fairly simple problems to very complex ones. These conditions may be diagnosed when an infant is born with a bluish tint to his or her skin (so-called cyanosis), when a health care provider hears a heart murmur during routine examination, or when a child or teen-ager complains of chest pain or palpitations, or faints unexpectedly. Sometimes significant heart defects can be diagnosed even before birth.

For more than 50 years, UofL Physicians - Pediatric Cardiology, formerly known as Pediatric Cardiology Associates, has cared for infants, children, adolescents and adults with congenital heart defects. We have a comprehensive program that allows us to manage the simplest, as well as the most complex, conditions. We have many subspecialty experts to provide state-of-the-art cardiac testing and interventional procedures. In addition, we have many local and outreach clinics and active telemedicine programs to help children and families throughout the region. And, being faculty in the UofL School of Medicine, we are active in clinical research and education.

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UofL Physicians - Pediatric Cardiology provides comprehensive outpatient and hospital-based programs and services in the Louisville Metro area and across the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Outpatient clinics and services

Outpatient cardiology services

The following non-invasive services are offered at our local and outreach clinics, and in cooperation with Kosair Children's Hospital:

Electrocardiography (EKG testing)


Stress Testing

Tilt table testing

Hospital-based and invasive services

In addition to inpatient consultations, the following treatments and services are offered at our comprehensive Congenital Heart Center, which is operated in cooperation with Kosair Children's Hospital.

Interventional procedures

  • Catheter-based closure of atrial septal defects
  • Balloon arterioplasty
  • Balloon valvuloplasty
  • Stent implantation
  • Balloon atrial septostomy
  • Melody Valve implantation
  • Coil/device closure of patent ductus arteriosus and anomalous blood vessels
  • Radiofrequency perforation (for atretic pulmonary valve & hypoplastic left heart syndrome with intact atrial septum)

Electrophysiology procedures

Combined procedures

  • Hybrid palliation for neonates with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
  • Diagnose and treat co-existing hemodynamic and cardiac rhythm problems, often during a single procedure
  • Electrophysiology procedures combining catheter-based and surgical techniques in the Cath Lab or Operating Room
  • Catheter-based interventions during a single procedure (for example, atrial septal occlusion and catheter ablation for tachycardia)

Physicians in this practice may not see patients at all locations listed below. For details, please call the appointment line for the location you are interested in visiting.

To make an appointment in our Louisville office, call 502-585-4802 x234.

To make an appointment in one of our satellite locations outside Louisville, call 502-585-4802 x246.

After hours (after 5 p.m. and on weekends), please call Kosair Children's Hospital at 502-629-6000.

For lab results, call 502-585-2611.


Offices and Clinics

  • Children’s Hospital Foundation
    601 S. Floyd St.
    Suite 602
    Louisville, Kentucky 40202
    502-585-4802 x234
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  • Comprehensive Heart & Vascular Associates
    2201 Lexington Ave.
    Suite 120
    Ashland, Kentucky 41101
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • The Medical Center at Bowling Green
    720 Second Ave.
    Suite 102
    Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Stephens Family Medicine
    70 Uber Monkey Lane
    Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Kosair Children's Hospital Medical Associates
    1301 Ring Road
    Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Trover Clinic
    200 Clinic Drive
    Madisonville, Kentucky 42431
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Medical Arts Building W
    300 S. Eighth St.
    Suite 382W
    Murray, Kentucky 42071
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Breckenridge Medical Plaza
    1000 Breckenridge St.
    Suite 301
    Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
    502-585-4802 x246
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  • Western Baptist Hospital Doctor's Building 3
    2605 Kentucky Ave.
    Suite 102
    Paducah, Kentucky 42001
    502-585-4802 x246
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Kosair Children’s Hospital
  • Baptist Regional Medical Center
  • Kosair Children's Outpatient Center-Bowling Green
  • Trover Clinic
  • Kosair Children's Outpatient Center-Owensboro
  • Western Baptist Hospital

UofL Physicians’ pediatric cardiologists are well-trained from the finest centers across the United States, are board-certified or board-eligible, and are faculty in the UofL School of Medicine. We provide comprehensive care for patients with diverse problems 24 hours a day, seven days a week, year-round. Our doctors are leaders in their field in numerous specialties, and receive referrals from primary care providers and other pediatric and adult cardiologists throughout the region.

Next Steps

For more information or to make an appointment,
call 502-588-6000