Children's Hospital Colorado

Heart Institute

We are one of the largest programs in the country treating patients with heart problems from before birth through adulthood, with exceptional outcomes.

Best Children's Hospital by U.S. News & World Report Cardiology 2021-2 Badge

At Children's Hospital Colorado's nationally ranked Heart Institute, we're experts in diagnosing and treating congenital heart defects and childhood heart problems. Here, we treat all pediatric heart conditions, whether minor or complex.

With numerous specialized programs, services and treatment options, our patients range in age from not-yet-born in our Fetal Cardiology Program to well into adulthood in our Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program. We're here for you for a lifetime of care.

Learn about the heart conditions we treat.

Because we diagnose and treat so many types of heart conditions, including very rare cardiac conditions, not all are listed in detail on this website. Please call the Heart Institute at 720-777-6820 and we’ll help you find the information you need to learn more about a condition or make an appointment with a specialist.

Choosing a center for your child's heart procedure

No matter the diagnosis, our experts work together as a team to determine the best treatment option for each patient, whether it's open heart surgery or a minimally invasive procedure. Watch the video below to see how we helped Sam, Theo and Colt's families. Then learn why our heart outcomes make us one of the top centers in the nation.