When he was three years old, Aidan was diagnosed with a mood disorder by a psychiatrist at the Virginia Treatment Center for Children, the mental health...
On the day she was born, Koren Turpin was diagnosed with a choledochal cyst in her abdomen. A surgeon at Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR) met...
When 11-year-old Lexi Wiseman began experiencing a persistent upset stomach and pain in her abdomen, her parents, Scott and Kelly, knew that something was...
Transitional Care Unit
Twelve-year-old Kyle Jenkins has been a resident of the Transitional Care Unit (TCU) at CHoR for almost two years, where he enjoys attending school, singing...
Sixteen-year-old Leo Chinappi needed orthopaedic surgery to repair a dislocated clavicle (collarbone). His surgery was so specialized it required the...
Therapy, Feeding Therapy, and Gastroenterology
At 16 days old, Allie was diagnosed with a life-threatening infection that required surgeons to remove two-thirds of her small intestine. The infection also...