Beaumont Children’s Hospital pediatric cardiology specialists see more than 2,500 children every year, and provide care for a wide range of heart conditions, including
Parents can be confident that their children will receive the highest quality outpatient or inpatient care from compassionate experts in a child-friendly environment. State-of-the-art cardiology equipment – including a fully digital, accredited echocardiogram laboratory just for children – makes it possible to perform more than 3,400 echocardiograms and 3,600 electrocardiograms each year. Stress testing, Holter monitoring and event recording are also available.
Every year, students die from sudden cardiac arrest due to abnormal heart structure or abnormal rhythms. To help detect young people who are at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, Beaumont offers free heart checks to high school students throughout the community. Since May 2007, Beaumont's Student Heart Check program has screened more than 10,000 students.