- Topic Info:In 1958 at age five, Donald Leichter, MD, Summit Medical Group pediatric cardiologist, was one of the first generation to undergo open heart surgery.
Now a pediatric cardiologist whose son was also born with a heart defect, Dr. Leichter knows well the challenges parents face when their child is diagnosed with a heart problem.
Dr. Leichter specializes in diagnosing and treating heart conditions in infants, children, and adolescents. He has extensive experience with everything from common heart murmurs to rare, complex heart defect.
Listen in as Dr. Leichter shares his story and gives great advice to parents of children with heart problems.