Ahmed's Heart Surgery

northern Iraq

A New Bubble Blows In

Posted on Wed, 07/04/2012 - 22:53 by Ryan Gregg

If you look closely at the picture to the left, you will see the colorful sphere of a soap bubble near Ahmed

Ahmed to Arrive As He Turns Four

Posted on Sun, 06/03/2012 - 23:30 by Jonathan Miles

Ahmed was seen in Iraq in January by our partner cardiologist Kirk Milhoan, who found a dangerously low oxygen level of 64% of normal, caused by Ahmed's heart defect Tetralogy of Fallot. 

Kirk recommended surgery for Ahmed within 6-12 months. The doctors at the Wolfson Medical Center in Holon, Israel, have now agreed to accept Ahmed, and we hope to put in his visa application this week. Ahmed's fourth birthday will be this Wednesday.