Pediatric Cardiology Patient Stories from Children's Hospital

Cardiology

Meet our patients and read their remarkable stories of hope and inspiration from the Heart Institute at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Hugo suffered from Ventricular Hypoplasia. His medical journey began when his mother traveled from their native Mexico for treatment while he was in utero. Learn more about his experience at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Hugo's Story >>
Stephanie was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), a complex defect that affects blood flow to the lungs at birth. Now, as an adult, she receives treatment at the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Stephanie's Story >>
Carlos had an enlarged heart. Learn about the success of his procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Carlos 's Story >>
Katie suffered from Tetralogy of Fallot. Read more about her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Katie's Story >>
Jacob suffered from Marfan's Syndrome. Learn about the success of his procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Jacob's Story >>
Kristen suffered from a Partial Atrioventricular Septal. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh.
Read Kristin's Story >>
Skyler was diagnosed with high lipids levels. Read more about his treatment and experience at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Read Skyler's Story >>
Mia suffered from Tetralogy of Fallot. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Mia 's Story >>
Megan suffered from Pulmonary Atresia. Learn about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Megan's Story >>
Dylan suffered from Anomalous Right Coronary Artery. Read about his experience and treatment at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
Read Dylan's Story >>