Category Archives: Surgery

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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Heart failure in children: A difficult diagnosis to make

One of the most challenging and frustrating aspects of caring for children with heart failure is making the correct diagnosis. Acute heart failure syndromes are known to mimic the most … Full Entry »

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Why we chose the PA fellowship at Texas Children’s

What is a physician assistant (PA)? A Physician Assistant works alongside physicians, nurses, pharmacist and other health care providers to provide optimal care to patients. Here at Texas Children’s, within … Full Entry »

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Preparing for a kids triathlon

Last year, I decided I wanted to do the Houston Texans Kids Triathlon presented by Texas Children’s Hospital because I have a passion for running and biking. Some of my neighborhood … Full Entry »

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2016 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From March

In March, Texas Children’s Urgent Care opened in Pearland and Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women earned the Baby Friendly Hospital designation. We are excited to share these and other stories … Full Entry »

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