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2212 S. 17th St Wilmington, NC 28401

Tel: 910-667-2970

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Cardiology

The pediatric cardiology team provides expertise and ongoing assessment and treatment of children’ and infants with cardiac issues, including arrhythmias and heart defects.

James Loehr, MD
Medical Director, Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Cardiologist

Treating the following conditions

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease – care for adults born with Congenital Heart Disease

  • Kawasaki Disease

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

  • Endocarditis

  • Viral Infections

  • High Blood Pressure

  • High Cholesterol

  • Connective Tissue Disorders

  • Marfan Syndrome, Mass Syndrome, Loewys-Dietz Syndrome, And Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

  • Cardiac abnormalities related to Turner Syndrome

  • Cardiac abnormalities related to chemotherapy and radiation

  • Chest painSyncope/passing out

  • Shortness of breath with exercise

  • Prenatal consultations for known or suspected congenital heart disease

  • Heart disease diagnosis and management

  • Cardiac imagingSports participation evaluations – assess a child’s ability tosafely participate in sports

  • Cardiopulmonary exercise stress testing – complex test performed on a treadmill or bicycle to measure health of heart, lungs, and muscle, as well as screen for arrhythmias or lack of oxygen to heart muscle

  • Preventative heart disease – evaluation and treatment for high blood pressure and high cholesterol