Dr. Chang had been a physician for 40 years when his own child needed heart surgery. Around the same time, he became a patient himself.
Dr. Anthony Chang
A year ago, Jenae Vancura joined an elite group of college and high school students for a unique and innovative summer internship program at CHOC. The interns shadowed physicians, joined doctors on their rounds and attended meetings with a wide range of professionals in the medical field. The days were long. The work was challenging. […]
Before Maria was a CHOC employee, she was a CHOC mom. Her son had heart surgery at just 2 days old.
With home monitoring provided by the CHOC Cardiopulmonary Health Intelligence Program (CHiP), Emma’s care team is only a touch screen away.
Meet Ryden, a brave warrior who’s endured three heart surgeries at CHOC Hospital. His mom Kayleen shares his story in honor of heart month.
Daniel was just 13 when he had open heart surgery. Eight years later he returned to CHOC as a security officer, helping establish a calm and safe environment at the hospital that cared for him as a teen.
At 6 years old, Vanessa Avina was more interested in viewing the monitor for her echocardiography (heart ultrasound) than watching a cartoon during her doctor’s visits. Her CHOC pediatric cardiologist Dr. Anthony Chang recognized her curiosity and through the years nurtured her interest in the field of medicine. When Vanessa was 17, Dr. Chang encouraged […]