Emersyn's Story:

My daughter Emersyn was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot in utero. Born at 34 weeks and weighing only 3lbs 10oz she struggled to gain weight since her heart was working so hard. At 4 months she had congestive heart failure ...although the...


Ryan's Story:

OHSU Doernbecher and Dr. Nathan Selden (and team) helped our 11yo little girl, Ryan, conquer Chiari Malformation! Here is Ry-Ry Butterfly wearing Chiari purple atop the tram platform on 1/7/15, eight months after our Chiari journey began, and...


Stephany's Story:

I was 9 years old when I felt a large lump in my stomach. Within days, the lump had grown to the size of a basketball and my parents rushed me to Doernbecher's. The nurses met us in the ER and rushed me into surgery, which lasted for 14 hours....


Hannah's Story:

Hannah's Story - Doernbecher Children's Hospital
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Michael's Story:

Back in 1968 I was told I was the first survivor of an open heart surgery at Doernbecher Hospital. I then had another one in 1973 to repair scar tissue from the first surgery. Today I live with a slight murmur but thanks to some great doctors I...


Lorelei's Story:

Lorelei's Story - Doernbecher Children's Hospital
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Jennifer's Story:

Jennifer's Story - Doernbecher Children's Hospital
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Chase's Story:

Chase's Story