Category Archives: Heart

In 2016 Texas Children’s recognized as 4th best pediatric hospital in U.S.

At Texas Children’s we are excited to again rank fourth among approximately 180 pediatric institutions surveyed by U.S. News & World Report in their 2016-17 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. … Full Entry »

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Behind the rankings: Heart Center

This post was co-authored by Dr. Charles D. Fraser Jr. and Dr. Daniel Penny. In 1954, an innovative young surgeon and a visionary pediatric cardiologist joined forces at Texas Children’s Hospital … Full Entry »

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2016 monthly news round-up: Top stories from May

In May, we recognized local mothers of patients with cancer, remembered the “boy in the bubble,” David Vetter, discussed how MD Anderson and Texas Children’s are working together to help … Full Entry »

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He’s a survivor

Knowledge is always humbling. Cardiology and cardiovascular surgery is never routine. We have expectations based on past experiences, however, we must always be open and prepared for something new. Such is … Full Entry »

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Half a heart: Aiden’s story

If you were to look at our happy, mischievous, funny and extremely active almost 2-year-old, you would never think he only has half a heart. Never. But he does. Aiden … Full Entry »

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