HCMA Centers of excellence

2200 Children’s Way
Nashville, TN 37232

Phone: (615) 322-2318

Website: Vanderbilt Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy:
Why Choose Vanderbilt
  • The Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Program at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is one of only a few such programs in Tennessee. We seek to provide comprehensive cardiovascular care for children and families with cardiomyopathy.  Our clinic offers comprehensive cardiovascular screening, including advanced cardiac MRI, exercise testing, ambulatory ECG monitoring, and comprehensive genetic testing. Our cardiologists are trained and board-certified in pediatric cardiology. Our specialists have additional expertise in heart failure, heart transplantation, advanced cardiovascular imaging, arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, structural catheter-based intervention, and cardiac surgery.

Aarti Dalal, DO – Director of Pediatric Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Associate Director of Pediatric Electrophysiology

David W. Bearl, MD, MA – Medical Director of Pediatric Heart Transplantation and Ventricular Assist Device Support

David Bichell, MD – Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Nhue Do, MD – Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Frank Fish, MD – Pediatric Electrophysiology

Prince Kannankeril, MD – Pediatric Electrophysiology

George Nicholson, MD – Interventional Cardiology

Jonathan H. Soslow, MD, MSCI – Advanced Cardiac Imaging

David Parra, MD – Advanced Cardiac Imaging

Katherine Anderson, ScM, CGC – Genetic Counselor

Kendra Bristow, RN – Cardiomyopathy Nurse

Elise Lowe, LMSW – Social Work

RoseMarie Hissam – Scheduling