Cleveland Clinic, Akron Children’s Expand Pediatric and Congenital Heart Collaboration

Cleveland Clinic and Akron Children’s Hospital are expanding their affiliation agreement that began in 2014 to now encompass both organizations’ pediatric and adult congenital heart programs. When Cleveland Clinic and Akron Children’s signed the initial agreement nearly five years ago, it brought together their pediatric cardiovascular surgeons and adult congenital cardiologists to collaborate on patient … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Children’s U.S. News Rankings: Innovations, Patient Stories, Experts Available

For the 11th consecutive year, Cleveland Clinic Children’s is ranked among the nation’s top 50 hospitals. As an integral part of Cleveland Clinic, which was ranked the nation’s No. 2 hospital in 2017 by U.S. News, Cleveland Clinic Children’s earned national recognition in 10 specialties. Cleveland Clinic has cared for infants, children, and adolescents since … Read More

Mother’s Intuition Saves Baby Girl

About six out of every one-thousand newborns have a heart defect. Some defects are more common and easier to spot than others. Which is why it’s so important to act quickly when there’s a suspected problem. That’s exactly what Amy Vavra, of Cleveland, Ohio, did last spring when one of her 10-day-old twins, named Evie, … Read More