Children's Heart Center
Reasons to See Us
Arrhythmias & Syncope
Our pediatric cardiologists provide diagnosis and treatment options for children with heart rhythm abnormalities (arrhythmias) and a history of unexplained fainting (syncope) or palpitations.
Diagnostic evaluation may include:
Some patients may undergo:
Did You Know?
It is estimated that loss of consciousness will affect up to 50% of the population at some stage in their life.
Syncope is the most common cause of loss of consciousness.
Due to a similarity in symptoms, syncope can often be misdiagnosed as epilepsy.
For more information on Arrhythmias or Syncope, visit the American Heart Association website.