Congratulations Sam Sizelove, LB for Argyle Eagles, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 3! Sam’s play included 15 tackles, 3 catches for 50 yards and a touchdown in a 45 to 7 win over Kennedale.
Archive | September, 2013
D Magazine and D Moms recently announced their distinguished list of the “Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas 2013,” and we are proud to have many of these pediatric specialists right here at Children’s Medical Center. What makes this list special is that votes were gathered from doctors throughout the city answering this simple question: Which […]
Two days after her diagnosis, Libby – who weighed about 50 pounds total – had a 3-pound tumor removed from her right kidney. She then underwent an echocardiogram to evaluate if her young heart was healthy enough to withstand chemotherapy. It instead displayed that her tumor had broken off and gone into her heart. Libby […]
Dr. Laura Klesse often has people ask her how she can handle being a pediatric oncologist for patients like Libby Serber. “Everyone says, ‘Oh my gosh, how can you do that? It has the potential to be so sad,’” she said. “I love being a pediatric oncologist because it gives me such an opportunity to […]
Patrick Leavey, M.D., associate medical director for clinical affairs for the Pauline Allen Gill Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s and associate professor of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center spoke at the fourth Annual Childhood Cancer Summit on Sept. 19, 2013, in Washington, D.C. This prestigious event was hosted by the Congressional Childhood […]
Ethan pictured with Cowboys Defensive Back Morris Claiborne. In 2012, Children’s admitted 330 patients with traumatic brain injuries. Ethan Fox was one of them. Ethan’s dad, Jason Fox, wasn’t sure if his son would be able to speak or even recognize him after receiving a traumatic brain injury while playing an impromptu touch-football game during recess […]
As Children’s Medical Center Dallas continues to celebrate its centennial year, it will host its first community Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Dallas Ambulatory Care Pavilion parking lot (2350 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas). Admission is free and open to families across North […]
On July 4, 2005, a firecracker named Libby Grace Serber was born. The little girl with magenta hair grew up with explosive energy and glee. And chasing her provided her parents, Cara and Jeff Serber, their full allotment of exercise. “I always wondered why I had this kid who I couldn’t keep up with,” Cara […]
Delaney O’Brien, RN, is a nurse in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit who is proud to work with a team from The Heart Center at Children’s Medical Center that is one of the best in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Delaney came to Children’s after nursing school at Texas Women’s University and […]
Congratulations Kent Myers, QB for Sachse High School, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 2! Kent’s play included 286 yards passing for 4 touchdowns, and 122 rushing yards for 2 touchdowns in a 59 – 14 win over Grapevine.