Each of our international patients has their own compelling story. Here are just a few of them.
11-year-old Stephany traveled from Brazil to receive cutting-edge proton therapy.
4-year-old Sultan and his family traveled from the Middle East so he could get the best possible care for his cancer.
21 weeks into their first pregnancy, the Mulligans learned that their unborn baby had spina bifida. They turned to CHOP for help.
Julia was treated for dilated cardiomyopathy at CHOP, and received a heart transplant that saved her life.
Lachlan and his family traveled from Australia for treatment of his hyperinsulinism.
Paige came to the Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit at CHOP and was diagnosed with a serious airway disorder.
Will's hydronephrosis was caused by a ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction that would require a surgical repair.
Yousuf was flown from Qatar to CHOP to be treated for a severe form of Guillain-Barré Syndrome.
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International Patient Services is a program within the International Medicine department at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.