Category Archives: Surgery

Our Son’s Story: Born With Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

January 8th, 2014 is a day I’ll never forget.  It’s the day we learned our unborn son, Aiden, only had half of his heart, a condition called Hypoplastic Left Heart … Full Entry »

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Kidney Stones 101: Commonly Asked Questions For Parents

Texas Children’s Kidney Stone Clinic’s mission is to provide excellent care for children and adolescents with kidney stones. Our team is combined of a pediatric urologist, a pediatric nephrologist and … Full Entry »

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Q&A: Plastic Surgery Expansion At Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

The division of Plastic Surgery at Texas Children’s Hospital is dedicated to transforming the lives of patients with complex surgical needs in a family-centered care environment. The team treats more … Full Entry »

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A Reflection On Our Year As The Inaugural Class Of Texas Children’s Hospital Physician Assistant Surgical Fellows

It’s hard to believe our year as the first class of Texas Children’s Physician Assistant Surgical Fellows is coming an end. The four of us started the fellowship last January and … Full Entry »

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Living On Half Of A Kidney: Olorato’s Story

When I first met Olorato, a precious two year old little girl, my first thoughts of her prognosis (or chance of survival) were dismal. She presented with a very large … Full Entry »

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