T.J.’s parents were expecting a healthy baby & were shocked when he was diagnosed with transposition of the great arteries.
Ask a CHOC Doc: Are Heart Palpitations Dangerous?
A pediatric cardiologist explains when palpitations, also known as irregular heartbeats, are a sign of something more concerning.
Keeping it in the Family: Why a Disneyland Cast Member Joined CHOC Walk
Andrew credits CHOC with saving his daughter’s life, and the annual fundraiser takes place throughout his office – the Disneyland Resort.
Warming Up to Wound Care: Nico’s Story
Nico has endured several surgeries. He was naturally worried during his first wound care appointment, before he realized it didn’t hurt.
Surprise heart defect diagnoses at birth: Noah’s story
Noah’s parents were shocked to learn that prenatal ultrasounds had missed several heart defects. Mom knew that CHOC was the right place to go.
CHOC Volunteer Forms Friendship with Patient
Through her weekly shifts and as host of weekly Story Time, Fran has formed a special bond with 12-year-old patient Evelyn.
Meet Dr. Nita Doshi
CHOC wants its patients to get to know its specialists— meet Dr. Nita Doshi, a pediatric cardiologist with expertise in fetal cardiology.
CHOC Heart Institute Helps Teen Runner Overcome Hurdles
Born with transposition of the great arteries, now 17-year-old Ryan was rushed to CHOC Hospital just hours after his birth.
Tetralogy of Fallot Patient and his Family Give Back
A routine pediatrician visit for Trent turned into a surprise visit to a cardiologist and diagnosis of Tetralogy of Fallot.