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Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia (Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy)

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD), also known as arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC), is a leading cause of sudden death among young athletes. But it can affect people of all ages and all activity levels.

At the Johns Hopkins Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia (Cardiomyopathy) Program, we are committed to finding a cure for ARVD (ARVC). We help patients and their families with screening, education and advanced medical and surgical treatments.

Meet Our Team

Our team of experts is dedicated to ARVD (ARVC) patients and their families. Meet the team.

Request an Appointment

Are you seeking treatment for ARVD (ARVC)? Contact us.

Join Our Research

ARVD (ARVC) patients and families can participate in our research. Find a program.

To request an appointment with the Johns Hopkins ARVD/C Program, please contact Crystal Tichnell, MGC at 410-502-7161 or


Learn more about our Precision Medicine Center of Excellence in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy and Complex Arrhythmias.