A surgical solution

Published On 08/27/2018

bariatric surgery

How bariatric surgery could save Memphis teens

September marks one year since Le Bonheur began offering adolescent bariatric surgery – the newest piece in the four-year-old Healthy Lifestyle Clinic. Now, the clinic is offering a comprehensive menu of options for children and teens in and around the Memphis area struggling with obesity.

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Regan Williams

As the only Level 1 pediatric trauma center in the region, Le Bonheur is ground zero for treating trauma victims. Williams was named medical director of Le Bonheur’s Trauma Services program in 2017.

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Le Bonheur will be able to test all kids with a new epilepsy diagnosis thanks to a grant from the Children’s Foundation of Memphis, a private foundation committed to the health and well-being of children in Memphis.

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Le Bonheur’s adult congenital heart program, one of the few of its kind in the region, is a joint effort of Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Methodist University Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

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LeBonheur PDA e-9019

More than 100 providers experienced a live transcatheter patent ductus arteriosus closure recently at Le Bonheur’s inaugural International PDA Symposium in Memphis.

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Le Bonheur researcher Guoyun Chen, MD, PhD, has been awarded $1.9 million from the National Institutes of Health to fund sepsis research.

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LeBonheur Heart Group June 2018-03

U.S. News & World Report named Le Bonheur Children's Heart Institute a Top 10 center in its "Best Children's Hospital" list this summer.

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