Patient Stories at the Heart Institute.

Camp Joyful Hearts

Camp Joyful Hearts strives to help kids with heart disease overcome these challenges with a support network of kids in similar circumstances.

Susie's Story

Susie's LVAD saved her life. Now the Oregon resident with Duchenne muscular dystrophy has her sights set on being a teacher. > Read more on the blog

Ethan's Story

When Ethan Daniel was less than a year old he was diagnosed with restrictive cardiomyopathy. Thanks to an LVAD Ethan was bridged to his transplant.