Central Maine Pediatric Cardiology & Adult Congenital Heart Disease Practice
Central Maine Pediatric Cardiology provides many cardiology services to children and also to adults with congenital heart disease. We treat patients with:
- Congenital heart disease, including Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD), Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), Tetrology of Fallot, and others. We treat patients from fetus through adult.
- Acquired heart disease, including Kawasaki's Disease, rheumatic fever, Lyme disease and familial hypercholesterolemia.
- Exercise-induced symptoms, such as chest pain, shortness of breath and tachycardia.
- Inherited heart conditions, such as Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy or Long QT Syndrome.
- Genetic disorders causing heart issues, such as Marfan's Syndrome and Down's Syndrome.
- Post-operative congenital heart disease
- Heart murmurs
- Dizziness & syncope (passing out)
- Chest pain
- Congestive heart failure
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- High cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia or a family history of early heart attacks)
- Heartbeat disturbances (arrhythmia) and abnormal EKG's (including Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, superventricular tachycardia, palpitations, etc.)
- Aortic aneurysms
- Heart block
- Anticoagulation management
- Valvular heart disease
- Pre-operative clearance
Dr Wade Hamilton, Pediatric Cardiologist, has a team of skilled healthcare professionals to assist with testing. Learn more about Dr. Hamilton.
Testing done in the office:
- Holter monitor application and interpretation
- Event recorder application and interpretation
- EKG and interpretation
Dr. Hamilton also provides these tests at Central Maine Medical Center:
- Exercise treadmill testing
- Stress echocardiogram
- Dobutamine stress echocardiogram
- Tilt table testing
Patients are seen by appointment Monday through Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM. Call 207-795-5730 to make an appointment. If you are unable to keep a scheduled appointment, please call and let us know as soon as possible. A 24-hour notice is appreciated. We will make every effort to honor your appointment time, however emergency situations occasionally arise and create delays. We appreciate your patience on these occasions.
Office visit reminders:
- Bring a list of all of your medicines and doses
- Bring your insurance cards
- Bring your co-pay or deductible at the time of the visit
Telephone advice or questions:
Patients can call the office with non-emergency calls between 8 AM – 5 PM. Be sure to leave a current phone number. We make every attempt to return calls by the end of the day.
Central Maine Pediatric Cardiology & Adult Congenital Heart Disease offers services from facilities at the following locations:
- Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston
- Topsham Medical Building.
Contact and Hours
Central Maine Pediatrics - Cardiology
12 High Street, Suite 301
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Offices open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Emergencies - For any life-threatening emergency, always call 911!
In the case of a non-life threatening emergency, patients can contact the office any time by calling 753-3900.
CMHA's answering service connects patients with the practice's on-call physician for after-hours emergencies
- Patients should ask their pharmacy to check with CMP about a refill.
- Patients are asked to plan ahead so they don't run out of medication.
- Patients calling CMP for a refill are asked to have the phone number of the pharmacy ready.
- Routine prescriptions are filled within 24 to 48 hours.
- Medications will not be refilled after-hours, on weekends, or on holidays.
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