Lily's Heart Story

Diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) as a baby, Lily has had three heart surgeries to repair the congenital heart defect. Hear about how she now loves to swim, dance and play the piano — and how she feels about her doctors and nurses at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Cardiac Center.


Lily's Heart Story

Lily: I’m Lily, and my heart has a story.

I went to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to get my heart fixed.

I had three surgeries on my heart.

Nurses and doctors are very cool at CHOP.

I’m really good now.

I like going swimming, and I do dance and softball, and I play the piano and it’s really fun.

Topics Covered: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)

Related Centers and Programs: Cardiac Center