Michigan Adult Congenital Heart Center

The physicians on staff at the Detroit Medical Center’s (DMC) Michigan Adult Congenital Heart Center (MACH), work together to provide multi-disciplinary care for adults with congenital heart disease. MACH physicians combine the expertise of congenital heart disease in adults with cardiovascular surgeons who also specialize in the health needs of adults with congenital heart disease. 

Our services include:

  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) 
  • Heart Murmur

What Does Care Look Like for Adult Congenital Heart Disease? 

Adult congenital care is a part of cardiology care that is expanding today. Our goal at MACH is to make it an easy transition from pediatrics to adult care without interruption. Every situation is different for anyone with congenital heart disease and our specialist can tell you when to schedule routine care.

Most common problems:

  • Complication with early surgical repairs
  • Exercise and training issues
  • New defects that were not diagnosed
  • Pregnancy issues
  • Heart rhythm
  • Shortness of breath
  • Heart failure
  • Cyanosis
  • Edema
  • Fatigue

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