Category Archives: Urology

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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Savannah’s story: Bilateral ureteral reimplantation with da Vinci surgical robot

“I’d like to send her in for some tests.” Something you never want to hear from a doctor, but a recommendation we nearly dismissed. We had enjoyed a trouble-free pregnancy, … Full Entry »

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Rice engineering students help simplify urology procedure

photo courtesy Last year I was looking for a way to simplify the removal of ureteral stents after robotic pyeloplasty procedures. I decided to challenge Rice engineering students to invent … Full Entry »

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In 2016 Texas Children’s recognized as 4th best pediatric hospital in U.S.

At Texas Children’s we are excited to again rank fourth among approximately 180 pediatric institutions surveyed by U.S. News & World Report in their 2016-17 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. … Full Entry »

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The best gift I could give my father

Have you ever received unexpected news that altered your life? This happened to my father in the summer of 2007.

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