Cerebal Palsy: a Patient's Perspective

Tzuri Frankenthal gives a first-person account of his experience as a patient with cerebral palsy at Children's.

Tzuri

My 25 Years as a Patient at Children's

After 25 years of treatment at Children's, I'm living an independent, happy life in New York City.

Connor Goes The Distance

Considering that Connor was born with cerebral palsy, wore leg braces most of his life and has arthritis, his athletic accomplishments are nothing short of amazing.

Connor

Triumphant Trio

Born with cerebral palsy, the suburban Chicago eighth-graders have triumphed over numerous challenges, thanks to the care they’ve received at Children’s and to their positive attitudes.

Changing life trajectories for heart patients

Nine-year-old Kathleen has undergone five heart surgeries, including a transplant. She is enrolled in the Neo-Heart Developmental Support Program for children with neurodevelopmental issues due to brain injuries related to their heart defects.

Kathleen