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:

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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.