Spina Bifida Program Patient Stories
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Growing up with Spina Bifida: Valerie’s Story
Valerie, now 20 and pursuing a career in video game design, has been followed by CHOP’s Spina Bifida Program for most of her life.
Fetal Surgery During a Pandemic: Reagan's Story
Not many people can say they underwent fetal surgery during a pandemic, but Jasmin did it to give her daughter a better chance at a healthy life.
Maverick’s Spina Bifida Story
Specialists from CHOP’s Spina Bifida Clinic met Maverick and his family before he was even born and have supported them along their journey ever since.
Fetal Surgery for Myelomeningocele: Kaitlyn’s Story
Diagnosed before birth with the most severe form of spina bifida, Kaitlyn underwent surgery while she was still in the womb. Now 5, she is happy and healthy.
Spina Bifida: Zach’s Story
Zach never let his spina bifida hold him back. He wants to make the world a better place and is raising money and awareness for the condition.