Cleveland Clinic Children's Pediatric Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic diagnoses and treats children and adolescents with the genetic forms of cardiomyopathy that cause thickening of the heart muscle. Since hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a genetic condition, it's important to have the entire family screened so we work closely with the adult program at Cleveland Clinic to provide efficient family screenings.

Multidisciplinary approach program

Our team works with many different specialties within Cleveland Clinic, including:

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Electrophysiology 
  • Pediatric Cardiac Imaging
  • Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Genetics
  • Pediatric Psychology
  • Pediatric Nutrition

Family-centered approach

We understand the importance of taking a family-centered approach to your child’s care and provide:

  • Family screenings
  • Medical management
  • Surgical management
  • Heart rhythm and defibrillator management
  • Sports and lifestyle management and exercise prescription


Peter Aziz, MD
Peter Aziz, MD
Interim Department Chair
Hani Najm, MD
Hani Najm, MD
Chair, Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery

Diane Clements, MS, CGC,
Cardiovascular Genetic Counselor

Christina Rigelsky, MS, CGC,
Cardiovascular Genetic Counselor




Call: 216.445.6532



If you're an adult hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient, please call 216.444.6697.

Outside the US?

Contact the Cleveland Clinic International Center at 216.444.6404 or icwebmail@ccf.org.