A Heart-lung Transplant Gives a Young Boy a Second Chance at Life

Published on in CHOP News

The Courier-Post highlights the story of Riley O'Brien who four years ago received a new heart and lungs. Born with heterotaxy syndrome, 8-year-old Riley continues to defy the odds. He's back to school, loves superheroes, trains and professional wrestling. His life has been transformed, thanks to the expert care he receives at CHOP and to his parents' endless love, hope and devotion.

Read his story and watch the video.