Advances in brain imaging save young lives

Interventional neuro-radiologist Ali Shaibani, MD, is collaborating with colleagues on new minimally invasive techniques to treat vascular brain and spinal cord disorders.

My Harmonius Life, Thanks to Children's

My parents were told I would never walk. I spent the next 18 years undergoing dozens of corrective surgeries at Children’s.

Michael Hall

Transplant surgery transforms Ryan's life

This summer, Ryan plans to play baseball and hang out with friends. Last summer he could do neither, with a failing liver and a dire prognosis without a transplant.

When Only The Best Will Do

When caregivers at a local hospital were unable to diagnose Connor’s recurring stomach pains, his parents brought him to Children’s.

photo of Connor

Heart Center Team Works Together to Help Infant

After her 20 week ultrasound, Kelly Beaubein received difficult news: her baby had a rare congenital heart defect. Her obstetrician referred her to Nina Gotteiner, MD, in the Fetal/Neonatal Cardiology Program of the Heart Center at Lurie Children’s to fin

Alex Treated by Heart Center

Connor Goes The Distance

Considering that Connor was born with cerebral palsy, wore leg braces most of his life and has arthritis, his athletic accomplishments are nothing short of amazing.

Connor