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The Beat Goes On … for Tom Grady

In 1968, when I was just three months old, I was taken from my mother’s arms and rushed into emergency surgery. My skin tone turned to a sky blue color, and the doctors caring for me knew they needed to act fast if they wanted to save me. They needed to get oxygen to my [...]

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart conditions (cardiologists), doctors trained in treating children with heart conditions (pediatric cardiologists) and heart surgeons (cardiovascular surgeons) have extensive experience diagnosing and treating people with tetralogy of Fallot and other congenital heart diseases. Mayo doctors evaluate and treat more than 300 people each year with tetralogy of Fallot.
  • Multidisciplinary team approach. Mayo Clinic doctors in many areas work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care.
  • Individualized approach. Doctors at Mayo Clinic work with you to provide exactly the care you need.
  • Congenital heart disease treatment expertise. Each Mayo Clinic location offers care for adults with tetralogy of Fallot and other congenital heart diseases.

    Doctors trained in treating adults and children with congenital heart disease work together in the Center for Congenital Heart Disease at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota to treat adults and children with tetralogy of Fallot and other congenital heart diseases.

  • Surgical expertise. Mayo cardiovascular surgeons have experience and expertise treating tetralogy of Fallot and other congenital heart diseases.

    Mayo cardiovascular surgeons have experience performing intracardiac repair surgery — a procedure that improves and redirects blood flow in the heart so that blood flows in the correct direction — to treat tetralogy of Fallot.

  • Diagnostic tests. Mayo doctors have experience diagnosing tetralogy of Fallot and other congenital heart diseases with several tests.
  • Research. Mayo Clinic doctors conduct research in new diagnostic tests and treatments for tetralogy of Fallot and conduct clinical trials.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for heart and heart surgery.

Oct. 08, 2015