Heart and Chest Surgery Resources :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Heart and Chest Surgery Resources

Minimally-invasive heart surgery. Open heart surgery. Cardiothoracic surgeons at Nationwide Children’s Hospital use a variety of surgical techniques to repair congenital and acquired heart defects ranging from the most straightforward to the extremely complex.

Dedicated to the treatment of all patients, regardless of age, our Cardiothoracic Surgical Program treats those who are suffering from congenital disorders of the thorax including heart, lung, mediastium and chest wall. A nationally-ranked, multidisciplinary team is the key to our success. A team who tailors care to the individual patient. Learn more about our Heart Surgery »



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Dr. Mark Galantowicz

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Meet Andrew

When Andrew was three years old, it was clear that a heart transplant was necessary. His family chose Nationwide Children's because of our Bloodless Surgery program.

Referral Information for Physicians

If you are a physician and want to refer a patient, please complete our online cardiology request an appointment form.

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