Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery

Patient Testimonials

Watch the testimonials of children and families who received care at the Children’s Heart Center at Holtz Children’s Hospital/Jackson Memorial Hospital. One of the heartbreaking stories involves a 14 year-old girl in whom Dr. Marco Ricci inserted a total artificial heart and lived without her heart for nearly 4 months until she received a heart transplant.

Dr. Marco Ricci: http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4616515n
Dr. Marco Ricci: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,454529,00.html
Dr. Marco Ricci: http://miami.cbslocal.com/2011/02/21/shannon-horis-little-miracle/
Dr. Marco Ricci: http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2008/11/19/heart-transplants.html