Dell Children’s Regional Heart Center, a partnership with UT Southwestern Medical Center, offers the only comprehensive children’s heart center in Central Texas. Serving an expansive 46-county Central Texas region and originally established in 1988, the center provides advanced medical and surgical care to treat cardiovascular disease in children and adolescents.

At Dell Children’s, your child has access to a state-of-the-art pediatric heart center that includes diagnostic equipment, operating rooms and catheterization labs, as well as private patient rooms and healing spaces. Here, we manage and repair simple and complex heart defects while keeping your family close to home.

Mending a Heart with Humancare

Byron Holt, MD, a pediatric cardiologist at Dell Children’s Regional Heart Center, performed heart surgery on Ethan when he was just a few weeks old. Learn how Dr. Holt helped Ethan grow into the healthy, happy, 3-year-old he is today.
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What Sets Us Apart

  • We’re the only comprehensive children’s heart center in Central Texas.
  • We’ve partnered with one of the nation’s leading medical schools, UT Southwestern Medical School.
  • Our physicians are board certified in pediatric heart subspecialties.
  • Your child will benefit from weekly collaboration of 25+ pediatric heart specialists via telemedicine consultation technology.
  • We have the only pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Program (ECMO) in Austin.
  • We provide life saving heart operations for a select group of international patients each year.

Learn more about Dell Children’s Regional Heart Center, a partnership with UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Cardiac Surgery Clinic

Dell Children’s is home to one of the most advanced cardiac surgery clinics in Central Texas. Our location:

Dell Children’s Medical Center
4900 Mueller Blvd.
4th Floor
Austin, TX 78723

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