Congenital Heart Disease

Welcome to the Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) page. Mayo Clinic has cared for child and adult patients living with CHD for more than 60 years. With extensive expertise in treating people with rare and common congenital heart defects, our medical specialists provide exactly the care you need.

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Mar 27, 2019

Local Orthodontist Builds ‘Johnny Cars’ of Hope for Pediatric Heart Patients

By Ethan McConkey, Moderator, @ethanmcconkey


Inspired by his friend and Mayo cardiologist,Dr. Joseph Dearani, as well as Mike Rowe's new show "Returning the Favor", a local orthodontist is building cars of hope for pediatric heart patients.

Originally appearing in In the Loop, read more about John Lawson and his 'Johnny Cars' of hope.

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