Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Otolaryngology
When she was adopted from an orphanage in Bulgaria, Penelope Huizinga was 13 years old, weighed only 20 pounds, and was struggling with a host of severe...
Before coming to Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU’s (CHoR) Division of Pulmonary Medicine in May 2014, Peyton Taylor’s asthma attacks were so frequent...
Surgery, Radiology, and Hematology/Oncology
Just days after his parents noticed a bulge on his left side after a bath Piersen was diagnosed with a stage 3 nephroblastoma, or Wilms’ tumor.
Center for Craniofacial Care
During the second trimester of her pregnancy, an ultrasound revealed that Casi had bilateral cleft lip and palate, an opening in the lip, gum and roof of the...
Every few weeks, Morgan undergoes an 18-20-hour medication infusion to help her body fight juvenile dermatomyositis, an autoimmune disease with no known...
Sydney, 15 months
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Neurology, Nephrology, and Emergency Medicine
“It’s every mother’s nightmare to find their child unresponsive in the middle of the night,” said Melissa Kalman. For Melissa and her husband, Noah, that...