Pacific Adult Congenital Heart (PACH): By The Numbers

PACH Program

The PACH program is a sub program of the Heart Centre at St Paul’s Hospital (SPH). SPH offers the full complement of cardiac services for adults with Congenital Heart Disease -- cardiac tests, procedures, and surgery.


The PACH Clinic was established at Shaugnessy Hospital in response to a growing need for specialized health services for adults with congenital heart disease


PACH clinic moved to St Paul’s Hospital


Cardiac Obstetrics clinic established to care for women with congenital or acquired heart disease.


Pulmonary hypertension clinic established


Heritable Aortopathies clinic opens to provide specialist care for individuals with conditions of the aorta associated with connective tissue diseases.


The number of patients we see every year in the PACH clinics!


Expansion on the Connective Tissue clinic from primarily patients with the diagnosis of Marfan syndrome to many other Aortopathies.