Author Archives: Dr. Carlos Mery, Cardiovascular Surgeon

About Dr. Carlos Mery, Cardiovascular Surgeon

I am a congenital heart surgeon at Texas Children's Hospital and I specialize in the management of children and adults with simple and complex congenital heart disease.

Tetralogy of Fallot 101

What is Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)? TOF is a congenital heart defect that affects the heart’s structure and causes oxygen-poor blood to flow out of the heart and around the … Full Entry »

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Finding the Best Pediatric Heart Surgeon: Helpful Tips for Parents

While it’s something no parent should have to deal with, every year thousands of families learn that their child has a congenital heart defect. With new technologies, heart defects are … Full Entry »

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