Skip to main content

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Visitor Restrictions, Resources, and Updates

Explore URMC


Reasons to See Us

Infant covering ears The most common reasons your child would be referred to our office is for the evaluation of a heart murmur or because your primary care physician suspects a possible heart problem. It is important to stress "heart murmur" is not a diagnosis, but simply means an extra sound coming from the heart. Most heart murmurs in children are normal.

Other reasons for referral may include:

We treat:

To better understand how a normal heart works, please refer to our explanation of the structure and function of a normal heart.