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Let us work with you to provide YOUR PATIENTS the best care available. To schedule a meeting with Dr. Alegria and our ACHD team, call 704-446-2555.

ACHD Patient Videos
The congenital heart disease program at Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute in Charlotte, NC, provides specialized care for the full spectrum of congenital heart defects. As part of Carolinas HealthCare System, Sanger offers expert heart care to the Carolinas and beyond. (4:24)

For Physicians

When patients with adult congenital heart disease are referred to adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) centers of expertise, those patients live longer. *

Your ACHD patient has unique needs. Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute has one of the few ACHD programs in the Southeast that is able to offer a full spectrum of care by ACHD-specialized cardiologists, heart surgeons, pulmonary hypertension specialists, transplant specialists and nurses specializing in cardiovascular medicine. Let us complement the care you already provide so, together, we can ensure your patient lives the best life possible.

Program specialties include:

  • Congenital heart surgery
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplant
  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Imaging
  • Electrophysiology
  • High risk obstetrics

The Goal is Always Better Health

The team at Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is available to:

  • Meet with your practice team to discuss ACHD treatment options and developments.
  • Offer a full spectrum of interventional and surgical options that our highly trained and sub-specialized adult congenital surgeons provide.
  • Welcome referrals or consultations for patients at any stage of their journey.
Schedule time to meet or talk with our ACHD team today. Call 704-446-2555.

* Congenital Heart Disease: Specialized Adult Congenital Heart Disease Care: The Impact of Policy on Mortality; Circulation, American Heart Association, March 3, 2014