Heart Center: Patient Stories

Grateful Mom Passionate About Giving Back to The Heart Center

March 13, 2014

Shayna’s mom, Dawn, is beyond thankful to see her spunky first grader always on the go, because Shayna’s life did not start out that way.

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Patient kicks off new year with new heart

December 28, 2009

Twelve-year-old Harley Duffer spent Christmas day like most other kids — opening presents delivered by Santa.

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New Year, new heart

November 03, 2010

One of two sisters awaiting heart transplant receives gift of life.

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Hope floats

November 03, 2010

Eleven-year-old undergoes transplant, aspires to bring joy she received to others.

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Implanting hope

November 04, 2010

Premature baby tiniest in Texas to receive world's smallest pacemaker

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Logan's gift

November 04, 2010

Son's life-saving treatment at Children's inspires family to create foundation

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Early discoveries

November 17, 2010

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Team approach to transplant care saves patient’s life 

November 04, 2010

When 15-year-old Quaneisha Driver's heart continued to deteriorate following cardiac surgery at another area hospital, she was transferred to Children's — the only medical center in North Texas with a sustained history of performing pediatric heart transplants.

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Minimally invasive cardiac procedure

November 04, 2010

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Eleven-year-old receives life-saving heart transplant

November 03, 2010

Alexia Bronson, 11, arrived at Children's with stomach pain and difficulty breathing. Physicians determined she had developed severe heart disease, requiring admission to the pediatric ICU and aggressive therapy to improve her cardiac function

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Patient makes Children's home while waiting for heart transplant surgery

November 03, 2010

Seven-year-old Aubrey Reeves and her mother Cheryl have been living at Children's for the past five months, waiting for Aubrey's third heart transplant. Theirs was one of 17 patient stories shared in a series of on-air interviews conducted during the Children's Miracle Network Radiothon that took place in February at Children's

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Revolutionary procedure used to treat a neonatal heart defect

November 04, 2010

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