Dr. Yuk Law, a pediatric cardiologist at Seattle Children's, describes the transplant process -- from receiving a donor heart through successful surgery.
This video contains actual footage of Seattle Children's 100th heart transplant surgery.
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Seattle Children's Healthlink Special: Heart Center
In a one-hour special, KING 5 follows the medical team and patients at Children's Hospital's Heart Center.
Healthlink: Heart Valve
Dr. Thomas Jones explains how the Melody valve replaced Leah's old heart valve and prevented a second open heart surgery. With the new valve, Leah was home the next day.
Learn more about the Melody...
Congenital Heart Defects
Dr. Mark Lewin discusses how congenital heart defects are one of the most common forms of birth defects.
Hidden Heart Problems
Children with heart diseases should not play competitive sports. Yet young athletes with inherited heart conditions often go undiagnosed, and can die unexpectedly during practice or a game....
Find out by selecting your child’s symptom or health condition in the list below: