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Sep 04, 2014, 17:13 ET

Texas Children's Hospital Fetal Center performs first successful fetoscopic repair to treat spina bifida in the United States

Physicians at Texas Children's Fetal Center and Baylor College of Medicine proudly announce the completion of the first two-port fetoscopic...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital launches immunotherapy study

 For children with food allergies, a trace amount of a substance can trigger deadly anaphylaxis within minutes of ingestion – the fear of...

Aug 15, 2014, 07:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital welcomes new chief of otolaryngology

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce Dr. Ellis M. Arjmand as the new chief of otolaryngology. Arjmand, whose appointment is effective...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:23 ET

Texas Children's Hospital simulation training program allows parents to practice emergency, life-saving care before babies come home

 A new, first-of-its-kind program in Texas provided by the Simulation Center at Texas Children's Hospital will help reassure and prepare...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Texas Children's diabetes and endocrinology team expands with two new members

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the addition of two new physicians, Dr. Kristen Hendrix and Dr. Sarah Lyons, to the pediatric...

Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital announces new plastic surgeon

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Mitchel Seruya to the department of surgery. Seruya will also serve as an...

Jul 25, 2014, 08:00 ET

Surgeons from Texas Children's Hospital to present at National Surgery Quality Improvement Program meeting

Physicians and researchers from the Department of Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston will present studies during the annual American...

Jul 23, 2014, 18:03 ET

Texas Children's Hospital lead sponsor of Donate Life Transplant Games of America

More than 3,500 organ transplant recipients, living donors and their families gathered together in Houston for the annual Olympic-style,...

Jul 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Texas Children's Hospital announces the first use of extracorporeal liver support therapy in Texas

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the first use of an extracorporeal liver support therapy in Texas for children with acute liver...

Jul 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Texas Children's Heart Center welcomes two new physicians dedicated to providing care to pediatric and adult patients with congenital heart disease

Today, Texas Children's Heart Center is excited to announce the addition of two new members to its Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program team:...

Jun 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

Family Fertility Center at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women opens new IVF lab, first in Houston to offer new monitoring technology

Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, one of the nation's premier hospitals for women's, fetal and newborn health, announced the opening of their...

Jun 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital to host conference on envenomations at Baylor College of Medicine

 The National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine is teaming up with Texas Children's Hospital and The Houston Zoo to...

Jun 16, 2014, 15:47 ET

Texas Children's Hospital ranks #2 nationally in neonatology among nation's best pediatric institutions by U.S. News & World Report

 Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce it has been recognized as a national leader in neonatology in U.S. News & World Report's...

Jun 11, 2014, 11:54 ET

Texas Children's Hospital ranks #2 nationally in cardiology and heart surgery among nation's best pediatric institutions by U.S. News & World Report

Texas Children's Hospital has again been recognized as a national leader in cardiology and heart surgery among pediatric hospitals by U.S. News...

Jun 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

Texas Children's Hospital ranks 4th among nation's best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

Texas Children's Hospital is honored to be consistently named as a national leader among pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. In...

May 19, 2014, 13:02 ET

Family makes donation to fund research on rare neurological disorder at Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine

A rare and mysterious neurological disorder inspired the Wilsey family of San Francisco to fund researchers at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological...

May 13, 2014, 08:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital presents record number of abstracts at the 57th Annual Meeting and Postgraduate Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology

The Department of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital will set a record, presenting 22 scientific abstracts during the 57th Annual...

May 05, 2014, 18:08 ET

Dr. Mark Kline receives award for outstanding contributions to global pediatric health

Dr. Mark W. Kline, physician-in-chief at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston and chair of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, was presented...

Apr 17, 2014, 16:43 ET

Texas Children's Hospital Fetal Center performs successful open fetal surgery to treat fatal condition, Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation

Physicians at Texas Children's Fetal Center proudly announce the birth of Baby Cabellotrejo, a boy born healthy at Texas Children's Pavilion for...

Mar 25, 2014, 12:30 ET

Texas Children's Hospital performs more solid organ transplants than any other pediatric hospital in the nation

Texas Children's Hospital in Houston announced that in 2013 the hospital saved the lives of nearly 100 patients by performing 98 transplants,...