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Dell Children’s Ball Benefits Expansion at Dell Children’s

Dell Children’s Foundation recently hosted  the “Share Your Joy: Dell Children’s Ball” raising a record-breaking $2.1 million to be used to grow complex care services at Dell Children’s, including construction of a new pediatric outpatient facility to expand specialty care for children and their families close to home. The new…
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Dell Children’s Breaks Ground on New Pediatric Outpatient Facility

Dell Children’s Breaks Ground on New Pediatric Outpatient Facility Dell Children’s Medical Center is excited to announce the groundbreaking for a new state-of-the-art outpatient facility. The four-story complex named Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion will house world-class cardiovascular, neurosciences and cancer programs for Central Texas children and families close to home. The pediatric outpatient facility will be connected to Dell…
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New Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery

New Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery Ascension Texas recently announced that Dr. Elizabeth C. Tyler-Kabara has joined Dell Children’s Medical Center’s division of neuroscience as Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery. She will also serve as Co-Chief of UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s with Dr. Steve Roach of Neurology. Dr. Tyler-Kabara is board certified…
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Dell Children’s first-of-its-kind pediatric heart surgery

Dell Children’s first-of-its-kind pediatric heart surgery Grace Jennings is an 11-year old who was born with a congenital heart defect that required multiple cardiac operations early in her life and struggled to maintain a somewhat normal childhood for a girl her age. However, in early September, she was facing heart failure and suffered a cardiac arrest.
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Dell Children’s expands food allergy center

Dell Children’s expands food allergy center Food allergies among children are on the rise. The number of children diagnosed with food allergies has increased by 18 percent in the last decade, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Food allergy affects approximately 2 kids in each school classroom, and can significantly impact quality of…
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Meet Moxi the Hospital Robot Assistant

Meet Moxi the Hospital Robot Assistant There’s a new innovative addition to Dell Children’s Medical Center, meet “Moxi” the hospital robot assistant. Moxi, is about five feet tall and can extend both higher and lower in height, featuring blue and pink LED lights for eyes and one arm capable of picking up supplies.
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Dell Children’s expands mental health care services

Dell Children’s expands mental health care services The Grace Grego Maxwell Mental Health Unit at Dell Children’s now offers outpatient care for pediatric mental health patients. The Texas Child Study Center recently moved into the Grace Grego Maxwell Mental Health Unit. The pediatric mental health unit opened in May, with both inpatient…
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IndyCar drivers visit patients at Dell Children’s

IndyCar drivers visit patients at Dell Children’s The inaugural season of NTT IndyCar Series classic recently kicked-off in Austin, where the Ascension Seton emergency medicine team was onsite to provide trauma care. IndyCar drivers also pulled into Dell Children’s to meet with patients. IndyCar racers, Santino Ferrucci, Oliver Askew and Robert Megennis handed out Racing For Kids…
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Life-Changing Surgery for Teenage Boy from Guatemala

Life-Changing Surgery for Teenage Boy from Guatemala Thanks to Dell Children’s Medical Center and Austin charity SpineHope, one young man is now able to walk tall. Fourteen-year-old Samuel Esteban, of Guatemala, suffered from kyphoscoliosis, a disorder which left him in pain much of the time. His spine had twisted front to back, and curved outward 180 degrees.
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New Hearing Center at Dell Children’s opens

New Hearing Center at Dell Children’s opens Hearing Center at Dell Children’s offers advanced technology, coordinated comprehensive care  Children with hearing loss have special needs as they learn and grow. Navigating and coordinating their care can be complicated and at times stressful. The new Hearing Center at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas offers the first centralized,…
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