Aug
13
2018

Super Star Physician: Dr. Ameeben Patel

Dr. Ameeben Patel, January – June 2018 Physician Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Amee A Patel, DO, assistant professor of Pediatrics, board certified in general pediatrics, pediatric pulmonary, and sleep medicine – I started out as a sleep medicine fellow in 2014 and then joined as faculty. Tell us Read More…

Aug
7
2018

Super Star Leader: Buffy Orndorff

Buffy Orndorff, April – June 2018 Leader Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Buffy Orndorff, Patient Care Manager on 12WT General Medicine/Transplant Unit. I have worked at Texas Children’s Hospital for 18 years. What month are you Super Star for? April, May and June 2018 Tell us how you found Read More…

Aug
2
2018

Dr. Allen Milewicz named associate chief of Clinical Affairs

Dr. Allen Milewicz, chief surgical officer at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and chief of Community Surgery, recently assumed a new role within the Department of Surgery – associate chief of Clinical Affairs. “Dr. Milewicz is uniquely positioned for this important new role,” said Surgeon-in-Chief Dr. Larry Hollier. “After operating at Texas Children’s for more Read More…

Jul
10
2018

Texas Children’s celebrates lung and heart transplant milestones

Texas Children’s Transplant Services has hit another milestone – the completion of 200 lung transplants and 400 heart transplants, making the program one of the highest volume pediatric heart and lung transplant centers in the nation. The milestone continues to solidify Texas Children’s position as one of the most active pediatric transplant programs in the Read More…

Jul
3
2018

Cancer and Hematology Centers announce transition in leadership

Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers is pleased to announce Dr. Susan Blaney has stepped into the role of director, effective July 1, while Dr. David Poplack transitions to serve as associate director of the Cancer and Hematology Centers and director of Global HOPE (Hematology-Oncology Pediatric Excellence), an outreach program aimed at improving pediatric cancer Read More…