Herma Heart Institute
Compassionate, comprehensive and cutting-edge cardiac care — right here in the heart of the Midwest
The Herma Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is the largest pediatric cardiac center in the state and ranked #5 in the nation for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.
We care for patients with congenital heart disease from before birth and into adulthood, and consistently report some of the best outcomes for even the most complex types of heart disease. Our program is rated "three-stars" (the highest possible rating) by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons for congenital heart surgery. Learn more about our quality and outcomes.
Call (877) 607-5280 to schedule an appointment
At the Herma Heart Institute, our specialists are experienced in treating a wide variety of congenital heart conditions, even the most complex. Learn more about your child's heart condition, from symptoms to diagnosis and treatment options.
Get connected with the resources and support your family needs throughout your journey with us. Whether you are preparing for an inpatient stay with us or looking for parent support groups, we can help connect you with the programs and services you need.
Get a second opinion
If your child was born with heart disease or a heart defect, consider getting a second opinion from the experts at the Herma Heart Institute at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Even if treatment has already started, a second opinion can help guide any change in your child’s care. We welcome requests from anywhere in the U.S. and even from around the world.
Refer a patient
The Herma Heart Institute partners with medical professionals across the world to bring the highest quality fetal, pediatric and adult congenital heart care possible to patients. 24-hour consults/referrals/transport available for all providers. Please call (414) 266-2460 or toll free (800) 266-0366
Web-based e-Consults for rare, nonurgent conditions are available for providers outside of southeastern Wisconsin, Fox Valley, Green Bay and northern Illinois.
Arrange a transport
A physician-led, clinical team is available 24 hours a day for transports to the Herma Heart Institute at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin from across the country. Call (800) 266-0366 or visit this page to learn more.
- Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program
- Advanced Diagnostics
- Cardiac Catheterization
- Electrophysiology Program
- Fetal Heart Program
- General Cardiology
- Heart Failure
- Heart Surgery