Patient Stories

Valley Children's is honored to provide care for children living in the Central Valley. We are continually inspired by our patients' courage, and invite you to read these real patient stories as reminders of the journeys of struggle, healing and hope that we encounter daily.

Filter by specialty:
patient story image

Madison's Story

Months before twins Madison and Makenzie were born, an ultrasound revealed that one sister had Ebstein’s anomaly, a rare, life-threatening congenital... Read More
patient story image

Finley's Story

When Finley’s family explored their dream of having another baby, that journey led them to adoption. In the same moment they met Finley at just one... Read More
patient story image

Davey Jean's Story

Cardiologists at Valley Children’s Willson Heart Center face a range of heart conditions and congenital problems. Learn how our doctors prepared for... Read More
patient story image

Matthew's Story

Pediatric specialists in our Willson Heart Center diagnosed a deadly congenital heart defect in Matthew Alvarado. Read More