Category Archives: Fetal Center

Service With A Heart: The Tiniest Of Lives

November 2006 will be a month that I will never forget. For many years as an operating room nurse, I comforted the crying eyes of a child as I held … Full Entry »

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The Human Touch In Medicine

The memory of that day remains vivid even today. My wife and I sat nervously in the waiting room, while our 2-month-old son underwent neurosurgery for craniosynostosis. It was the … Full Entry »

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Fetal Surgery Saves Lives Of Unborn Babies With Twin-To-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)

Helping twins is double the joy. At the Fetal Center, we have been caring for patients diagnosed with twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) since 2006. I have personally treated over 60 … Full Entry »

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Twins, Triplets And Quadruplets… Oh My!

Pregnant women carrying multiples are at higher risk and have different requirements when compared to those carrying a single fetus. In November 2009, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) published new … Full Entry »

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Program For Multiples

I’ve been on a personal crusade to educate moms of multiples for a long time now, and to my true delight, Texas Children’s Hospital has come up with a resource … Full Entry »

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