Heart Institute Pediatric Cardiology Services

Update: We are offer telemedicine appointments for cardiology, depending on each patient's condition and appointment needs. For appointment scheduling, please call 727-767-3333.

When your child has a heart condition, it is important that he or she receives care from an expert team with experience treating all aspects of congenital heart disease.

Our board-certified pediatric cardiologists at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida, treat children of all ages with a range of heart conditions, from common conditions like heart murmurs and palpitations, to more complex conditions. In addition, we treat adults who were born with congenital heart disease (CHD).

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Why Choose Johns Hopkins All Children’s

Our patients receive comprehensive, lifelong care from a team with expertise in treating heart conditions that are present at birth and an understanding of how a heart condition may affect a patient into adulthood.

Conditions We Treat

We treat patients with the full range of cardiac conditions, including:

  • Arrhythmia
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Heart failure
  • Single ventricle defects

Learn more about the conditions we treat in the Heart Institute.

Many of our patients may be diagnosed before birth by the Fetal Heart Program team. Our pediatric cardiologists diagnose children of all ages with heart conditions and work closely with our board-certified surgeons. As children grow and transition to adult care, we continue to provide care and management of their conditions as part of our Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program.

Pediatric Cardiology Services We Offer


The cardiology team provides many services at our outpatient care locations, which means that your child can receive the care he or she needs for simple and complex congenital heart defects closer to home.

Cardiology services are available at the following locations:

We also collaborate with community hospitals throughout the west coast of Florida, providing children with greater access to specialized pediatric care. Our cardiologists work with affiliates that include:

  • HCA Florida Brandon Hospital
  • Orlando Health Bayfront Hospital/Orlando Health Bayfront Hospital Center for Women and Babies
  • HCA Florida Trinity Hospital
  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital
  • St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital
  • Tampa General Hospital

Learn more about our program.

Contact Us

For more information or to make an appointment, please give us a call. We serve families in the greater Tampa Bay area and beyond.

Read inspiring stories about our patients.

  • Congenital Long QT Syndrome: Millie’s Story

    A mother and daughter share a rare genetic bond, and both have received care from the Heart Institute at Johns Hopkins All Children’s.

    Heart patient Millie playing at a park outside on a swing.
  • Dr. Ashish Shah Meets His Cardiology Calling

    Ashish Shah, M.D., M.B.A., explored a few avenues in high school and college before deciding that medicine would allow him to combine his passion for working with people as well as making a difference. He talks about what led him to specialize in pediatric cardiology.

    Baby King with Dr. Ashish Shah at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.
  • Big Hope for Tiny Baby with PDA

    After baby D’Shay was born nearly four months early, doctors discovered he had a congenital heart defect. He weighed just under 1.6 pounds when interventional cardiologist James Thompson, M.D., performed a specialized procedure that repaired D’Shay’s heart defect and set him on the road to continue progressing and growing.

    Patient baby D'Shay with Dr. James Thompson at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.