CHOC’s multidisciplinary approach to treating bronchopulmonary sequestration (BPS), a rare birth defect, gave infant Freddy a new chance.
Having your baby receive a medical diagnosis during pregnancy can be scary. A CHOC expert helps families with their next steps for care.
Trinity was born with cleft lip and palate & has undergone many surgeries in 10 years. She plans to keep singing and inspiring others.
When Meagan was about six months pregnant, the couple learned their baby Marco had a congenital heart defect.
A pair of sisters have benefited from the expertise and care of CHOC specialists in treating their cleft lip and Van der Woude syndrome.
Common birth defects include: heart defects, cleft lip, cleft palate, Down syndrome and spina bifida. Birth defects can be minor to severe.
There are many ways to commemorate National Down Syndrome Awareness Month, including sharing your own story of a loved one.
CHOC’s Down Syndrome Program will focus on diagnosing and treating the complex medical aspects of Down syndrome.