Nov
29
2016

Surgical Oncology Program delivers results when stakes are high

Texas Children’s Cancer Center is renowned for extraordinary care and outcomes and is ranked No. 2 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. An important part of the program’s success is the multidisciplinary care children here receive – particularly in the area of surgical oncology. Many solid tumors – such as liver tumors, Read More…

Nov
8
2016

Hollier receives Press Ganey Physician of the Year award

Improving the experience for every patient and family who comes to Texas Children’s Hospital for surgery is a top priority for Dr. Larry Hollier, associate surgeon-in-chief for clinical affairs and chief of plastic surgery at Texas Children’s. Over the past two years, he has led the charge at the hospital to ensure every family feels Read More…

Sep
27
2016

Weekly legendary care feature in Houston Chronicle focuses on diabetes care

Texas Children’s is the honored sponsor for every Tuesday’s “Houston Legends” series. We will showcase the legendary care Texas Children’s has provided since 1954, and focus on milestone moments in our unique history. Also, a complementary website offers a more detailed look at our past, our story and our breakthroughs. On the right is the Read More…

Sep
20
2016

Chief of neurosurgery shares enthusiasm, vision for Texas Children’s neurosurgery program

Before Dr. Howard Weiner accepted his new position as chief of neurosurgery, he knew that Texas Children’s Hospital was the place he wanted to be. “When I visited Texas Children’s, I was literally blown away by this place,” said Weiner, who also serves as professor of neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine. “Speaking with the Read More…

Aug
23
2016

Texas Children’s Hospital earns top rating for congenital heart surgery care

Texas Children’s Hospital’s congenital heart surgery program recently earned a three star rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), the highest possible distinction. Star ratings are based on the STS Congenital Heart Surgery Database (CHSD) mortality risk model. One hundred and seventeen congenital heart surgery programs nationwide participated in the Spring 2016 STS CHSD Read More…