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Programs & Services

International Patient Services

The Phoenix Children's Hospital Heart Center and Barrow Neurological Institute provide a vast range of care services to patients, from fetal care through young adults living with congenital heart conditions and neurological diseases and conditions. Our surgical programs include services for the treatment of congenital and acquired heart disease in infants and children as well as neurosurgical treatments for multiple neurological conditions. We believe in the team approach — we're better together! We love that we're able to bring together diverse world-class pediatric surgical specialists under one roof, providing children with the best care possible.


We offer a variety of programs and services to treat Heart and Neurosurgical conditions, such as:

Cardiothoracic Surgery and Heart

  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Adult Congenital Heart Diseases
  • Pectus Excavatum

Neurosurgery and Epilepsy

  • Tumors

        Brain, Spine/ Spinal Cord, skull Base, and peripheral nerve tumors

  • Cerebrovascular or spinal vascular disorders

Brain or spinal aneurysm, arteriovenous malformation [AVM], Moyamoya disease, intracranial arterial stenosis, cavernous malformation [CM], dural arteriovenous fistula [dAVF]

  • Scoliosis or congenital spine disorders

        Idiopathic scoliosis, spina bifida, tethered spinal cord, etc.

  • Epileptic syndromes

        Hypothalamic hamartoma 

Epilepsy in which a surgical procedure has been recommended

  • Chiari malformation

Surgical Second Opinion Programs          

  • We offer surgical second opinions for the conditions mentioned above. Please contact us for more information.
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