What to Expect

Shanae and Mom

The best way to make any trip to the Heart Center – whether for a test, a procedure or surgery – is to come prepared.

In this section, we’ll help you learn what to expect before, during and after a visit. You’ll also find answers to common questions.

COVID-19 ALERT

We’ve made changes in our facilities to protect our patients, families and staff from COVID-19.

  • Everyone is required to wear a mask at all times.
  • Learn more about our current visitation policy and other safety measures in place.

Heart Center Clinic

Common Tests

Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

Pacemaker and Defibrillator Implantation

Heart Surgery

Heart Transplant

Your Child’s Stay at Seattle Children’s

Find out what you need to know about your child's hospital stay, including:

Paying for Care

Learn about paying for care at Seattle Children’s including insurance coverage, billing and financial assistance.

Contact Us 

Contact the Heart Center at 206-987-2515 for an appointment, second opinion or more information.

Providers, see how to refer a patient.

Telemedicine at Seattle Children’s

You may be offered a telehealth (virtual) appointment. Learn more.