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Ann L. Kavanaugh-McHugh MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, and Director, Fetal Cardiology Program
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  • 51 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiac Imaging
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    Fetal Cardiology
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    General Pediatric Cardiology
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    Pediatric Cardiology
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    Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease



  • Doctor of Medicine - Johns Hopkins University, 1984
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1987
  • Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1989

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics, 1991

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
*Dr. Kavanaugh has always taken her time to speak with us & make sure we understand every part of the treatment plan.
Februray 5, 2021
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I would definitely, would offer advice and recommend this Children's Hospital to anyone. Best facility who provides the best health care to & for children.
November 17, 2020
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*Dr. Kavanaugh is the, best! We love her.
August 13, 2020
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Loved *Dr. Ann Kavanaugh-McHugh. Amazing care, knowledge of issues, and empathy/sympathy. Her follow up call was also amazing.
July 9, 2020
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The doctor or doctor's provided for my child were magnificent.
May 28, 2020
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*Dr. Kavanaugh is always great. She spends a lot of time talking to my son and explaining to him the importance of his medication, teeth brushing etc. She also draws a picture showing the difference with his heart. She is a great dr.
May 26, 2020
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*Dr. Ann K. McHugh, I am blessed, humbled, and very grateful for such a true genuine woman who is compassionate about her job, patients, and patients parents success! Importantly, her patients best interest.
April 27, 2020
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As always, *Dr. Kavamaugh was wonderful! My older daughter came along, as she was learning about the heart. *Dr. K. took the time to explain things to her in a way she could understand.
March 9, 2020
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My child has the best heart dr. We love her so much and my child loves her & trusts her. That means a lot to us.
Februray 19, 2020
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