The Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Clinic (CNC) at CHOC’s Heart Institute is helping patients like Grace make vast improvements with their neurodevelopment.
Dr. Wyman Lai
More than a dozen cases were presented by various speakers and featured obstructive left heart lesions, Heterotaxy syndromes, and more topics.
The anticipated event will cover detecting serious heart defects during pregnancy and knowing when to refer to a fetal cardiology specialist.
CHOC pediatric cardiologist Dr. Lai’s approach toward his patients and their families is to treat them like family members.
Approximately 1 percent, or 40,000, babies in the United States are born with a congenital heart disease each year. That’s almost 5,000 babies in California alone. In order to catch problems as early as possible, fetal cardiology specialists at the CHOC Heart Institute work with pregnant women to evaluate, diagnose and manage babies in utero […]