Silvia traveled from Honduras to Tucson and TMC for Children where Dr. Luis Piedrahita, an orthopaedic surgeon from Tucson Orthopaedic Institute performed surgery for scoliosis thanks to the non-profit Heal the Children.
"Young Boy has Normal Life Following Minimally Invasive Surgery." Suffering from a debilitating gastrointestinal disorder at birth, Henry’s family sought treatment at Mount Sinai’s Department of Pediatric Surgery. Read the full story here: http://www.mountsinai.org/patient-care/service-areas/surgery/patient-stories/young-boy-has-normal-life-following-minimally-inv-surgery
Happy Birthday Doris! Back when Doris Snyder was 101 years old, she underwent a cutting-edge procedure at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute that replaced one of her heart valves without Snyder having to undergo open heart surgery. Since the procedure, Snyder has been doing great, typically not even needing a walker or wheelchair to get around. “The past four years have been wonderful and I’ve been thankful for each and every day," said Snyder, a Peoria…
We're celebrating #givingweek by sharing stories of those touched by the gift of donation. > When debilitating pain left Kia with nowhere to turn and in fear of how she would be able to raise her sons, hope arose from an unexpected place. Today, after 8 surgeries and multiple tissue grafts, Kia is on the mend and able to enjoy her life and her family again. #iGive For more about Kia's story visit http://biobridgeglobal.org/about/testimonials/kia-bailey