Sep
9
2014

Nordstrom opening gala deemed a success

On September 3, 1,500 guests sipped champagne and cocktails, savored dinner and dessert and shopped the season’s best looks at Nordstrom at The Woodlands Opening Gala. The sold out event’s ticket proceeds and generous donations raised more than $200,000 for Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. The state-of-the-art hospital, slated to open in 2017, is being Read More…

Sep
9
2014

I Am Texas Children’s: Dr. Tracy Patel

Watch the newest “I am Texas Children’s” video featuring employee Dr. Tracy Patel in West Campus – Diabetes and Endocrinology. “Texas Children’s is a wonderful place to learn and practice medicine. I came here as a trainee in 2007 and decided to pursue my career here. It’s been a rewarding experience taking care of so Read More…

Sep
9
2014

Bump Watch: Another boy, another blessing

By: Sherrell Ogletree Our son, Jaxon Robert Ogletree, was born on July 25, 2013 at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. Dr. Katharine Bolt was my obstetrician and she did a phenomenal job! The Pavilion for Women was an amazing experience. My labor and delivery room was beautiful and my favorite amenity was the spa-like showers. Read More…

Sep
3
2014

Doctors continue monitoring, planning for conjoined twins’ separation

On April 11, identical conjoined twin girls were born at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, each weighing about 3 pounds, 7 ounces. Born via Caesarean-section at 31 weeks gestation, Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith share a liver, diaphragm, pericardial sac (the lining of the heart) and intestines. They were welcomed by their parents, Elysse and Read More…

Sep
3
2014

Epilepsy Monitoring Unit reaches 445 days without a hospital-acquired pressure ulcer

10 West Tower, the epilepsy monitoring unit, recently celebrated 365 days without a hospital acquired pressure ulcer and kept achieving their goals making it now to 445 days without one. It was a team effort which helped improve patient care and outcomes for those who are receiving EEG or electroencephalography monitoring. Top six ways EMU Read More…