Category Archives: Surgery

Cardiology and heart surgery ranks #1 nationally by U.S. News & World Report

This post was co-authored by Dr. Charles D. Fraser Jr. and Dr. Daniel Penny. We are excited to announce Texas Children’s Heart Center® ranks as the best place in the nation for … Full Entry »

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U.S. News 2017-2018 survey recognizes Texas Children’s as 4th in nation

We are proud to share Texas Children’s Hospital continues to earn national recognition as a leader in pediatric health care, ranking fourth among the approximately 187 pediatric centers surveyed by … Full Entry »

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What is strabismus?

Strabismus is a condition when a person’s eyes don’t line up, or when one or both eyes wander. The eyes may turn inward (esotropia), outward (exotropia), up (hypertropia) or down … Full Entry »

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ACHD: Being the tallest and oldest patient at Texas Children’s

While working out with my wife one Saturday morning in September, I pushed myself harder than normal, trying to show off, and ended up laying on the ground saying, “I … Full Entry »

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Noisy breathing in infants

An infant’s airways are smaller and softer than adults, so even small amounts of blockage, or narrowing of the airway, may cause stridor – an abnormal breathing sound caused by … Full Entry »

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