Category Archives: Surgery

Owen’s Story: Growing Up With Marfan Syndrome At Texas Children’s Hospital

Since he was a young boy, my 13-year-old son, Owen, has possessed a strong affinity for the sport of basketball. He met his best friends while playing on his school’s … Full Entry »

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How Laser Ablation Surgery At Texas Children’s Hospital Gave Me My Life Back

When I was a little girl I never had any freedom. I couldn’t experience anything on my own. I couldn’t play outside with my friends, go to school like all … Full Entry »

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2014 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From October

From learning about how and what Texas Children’s is doing to train and prepare for potential Ebola cases, to surgeons removing a basketball-sized tumor from a 7 year olds pelvis, … Full Entry »

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The Simulation Center at Texas Children’s Hospital: Practice Makes Perfect

The Simulation Center at Texas Children’s Hospital is a multidisciplinary, hospital-based center providing hands-on pediatric and obstetric simulation training in a realistic environment to improve patient safety and patient care. … Full Entry »

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Legally Blind And Thriving At Gymnastics: Texas Children’s Patient Defies The Odds

It’s not uncommon for people to associate glaucoma with adults or seniors, but it’s important to remember that children get glaucoma too. Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases characterized … Full Entry »

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