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.Learn more about Heart Transplant at Seattle Children's www.seattlechildrens.org/clinics-programs/heart/services/transplant/Learn more about what to expect if your child needs a heart transplant: www.seattlechildrens.org/clinics-programs/transplant/heart/what-to-expect-if-your-child-needs-a-heart-transplant/"
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...
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....
Inside Cardiology at Seattle Children's Heart Center
Cardiologist Dr. Mark Lewin shares how Seattle Children's Heart Center makes families part of the team, and personalizes care for each child or teen. Learn more about Dr. Lewin:...
Healthlink: Teen Heart Screenings
Sudden cardiac arrest killed 16-year-old football player Nick Varrenti, so his family started the Nick of Time Foundation in his honor. Now, volunteers from UW Medicine, Seattle Children's and the...
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