Infant receiving a clinical examination

Cardiac Arrhythmia Service

Pediatric patients with suspected or known cardiac arrhythmias undergo diagnosis and, if indicated, treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital’s Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, one of the most technologically advanced, experienced services in New England.

Contact the Cardiac Arrhythmia Service at: 888-644-3248

Pediatric Cardiology Program

Overview

Pediatric patients with suspected or known cardiac arrhythmias undergo diagnosis and, if indicated, treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital’s Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, one of the most technologically advanced, experienced services in New England.

Under the direction of Jeremy Ruskin, MD, specialists in cardiac electrophysiology provide a complete range of diagnostic procedures and state-of-the-art treatments—including the latest robotic-navigation system for catheter-ablation procedures—to patients during childhood and throughout adulthood. This service also offers specialty clinics for long-term follow-up of patients with device-based therapies.

Conditions & Diseases

  • Arrhythmias

    Arrhythmias are heart rhythm disorders that may originate in the atria (the receiving chambers of the heart) or the ventricles (the pumping chambers of the heart).

News

  • Exploring the Genetic Causes of Atrial Fibrillation in Four Dimensions - 8/1/2014, Mass General

    Massachusetts General Hospital is working together with experts from across the globe to investigate the genetic causes of atrial fibrillation, as part of a $6m Network funded by the Leducq Foundation.

  • In a Heartbeat - 7/16/2012, Mass General

    The team-based approach of the Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care ensures physicians approach complex situations from all angles, providing cohesive multidisciplinary care.

Contact

Contact Us

MGHfC Cardiology

Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care

Suite 6C55 Fruit Street Boston, MA 02114
  • Phone: 888-644-3248

Scheduling Appointments

MassGeneral Hospital for Children Access Center (open during business hours)

  • For new patients: 888-644-3248 or complete our online appointment form to request an appointment
  • For referring physicians: 888-644-3211 or use the online referral form and the Access & New Appointment Center will call your patient within 1 business day
  • For follow-up patients: 617-726-3826

If your child has never been seen at Massachusetts General Hospital and does not have an Mass General medical record number, please call 866-211-6588 to obtain one before calling the Access Center to schedule an appointment.

Locations

Boston*
MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 6C
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
T: 617-726-3826

Braintree
MassGeneral for Children South Shore
340 Wood Road, Suite 204
Braintree, MA 02184
T: 781-884-6900

Concord
MassGeneral for Children at Emerson Hospital's Center for Specialty Care
54 Baker Ave. Ext.
Suite 302
Concord, MA
T: 978-287-8503.

Danvers
Mass General / North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
102-104 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923
T: 978-882-6999

Lawrence
MassGeneral for Children at Lawrence General Hospital
1 General Street
Lawrence, MA 01842
T: 617-726-3826

Newton*
MassGeneral for Children at Newton-Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington Street, 6th South
Newton, MA 02462
T: 617-243-6585

Salem*
MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Children's Hospital
Gloria Walls Building
57 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA 01960
T: 978-354-2760

Nashua, NH*
MassGeneral for Children at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
8 Prospect St
Nashua, NH 03060
T: 603-577-5360

*Fetal ultrasound is available at these locations.

Contact the Cardiac Arrhythmia Service at: 888-644-3248

Pediatric Cardiology Program

Back to Top