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5-year-old is 1,000th open heart surgery patient at Dell Children’s

5-year-old is 1,000th open heart surgery patient at Dell Children’s Dell Children’s recently performed a milestone heart surgery. The 1000th operation was performed at the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease at Dell Children’s. 5-year-old Mason had a congenital heart defect called partial atrioventricular septal defect. Dr. Charles Fraser, chief of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery at…
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So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19?

So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19? Dell Children’s Medical Center continues to see an increase in the number of children with COVID-19 and other upper respiratory infections, especially cases of RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus). So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19? Dr. Meena Iyer, chief medical officer at Dell Children’s Medical Center, explains the difference…
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Comprehensive Fetal Care Center Now Open at Dell Children’s

Comprehensive Fetal Care Center Now Open at Dell Children’s The First and Only Comprehensive Program in Central Texas to Provide Care for Babies with Congenital Conditions from Start to Finish Dell Children’s announces the opening of the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center, the first and only program of its kind in the region, at the new Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion.
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Medical Dogs Help Bring the Power of Healing Pets to Patients

Medical Dogs Help Bring the Power of Healing Pets to Patients Please welcome the newest members of the Dell Children’s team! Junie, Reba and Savannah have joined our staff as working medical dogs in our new program called emBark!  The four-legged friends are Dell Children’s first full-time medical dogs and will provide support and motivation for patients.
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Dell Children’s Opens New Specialty Pavilion

Dell Children’s Opens New Specialty Pavilion Dell Children’s celebrated the opening of Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion. The Specialty Pavilion will house world-class cardiovascular, neurosciences, fetal care and cancer programs. The addition of this new site of care is part of  Ascension Seton’s comprehensive plan to expand and elevate pediatric care in the region over…
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Dell Children’s celebrates 6-month-old’s heart transplant

Dell Children’s celebrates 6-month-old’s heart transplant Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, recently celebrated as 6-month-old Zaria Grace Jackson headed home after a donor heart transplant at Dell Children’s. Zaria received her heart transplant on March 25.
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New Fetal Care Specialist Joins Dell Children’s

Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, announce that Michael Bebbington, M.D., M.H.Sc., will serve as co-director of the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center and professor of Dell Med’s Department of Women’s Health. Dr. Bebbington is…
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