Category Archives: Surgery

Texas Children’s Hospital Leading The Way In Seizure Treatment

Dr. Daniel Curry and Dr. Angus Wilfong recently shared with the world results of their pioneering experience with stereotactic laser ablation brain surgery for hypothalamic hamartomas. Their study was recently … Full Entry »

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National Organ Donor Day: Ruby’s Heart/Lung Transplant Story

Today, February 14th, is National Organ Donor Day. It’s a day that is very important to many families who have experienced what it’s like to be on an organ donor waiting … Full Entry »

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My Son’s Reaction To Being Cleared For Football After Double Lung Transplant

It’s only fitting that on February 14th, National Organ Donor Day, we share this video. Recently our oldest son, Jordan Peterson, was cleared to play football – something he had … Full Entry »

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Dr. Andrew Jea Recognized As One Of The Top 10 Spine Surgery Leaders In The Country

Dr. Andrew Jea, Pediatric Spine Surgeon, Neurosurgeon, and Director of the NeuroSpine program at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston is recognized as one of the top 10 spine surgery leaders … Full Entry »

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18 Months Later: How My Daughter is Overcoming Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

I wrote my last blog when Milan was just 3 months old. And although it hasn’t been an easy journey for us or for Milan, she is now a happy … Full Entry »

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