Meet our patients


Great Ormond Street Hospital deals with over 255,000 patient visits every year. Here are some of the remarkable stories of our patients and their families.

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Ffion was diagnosed with Omenn syndrome and had a life-saving bone marrow transplant.

Isobel meet our patients

Isobel was rushed to GOSH when she was 14 hours old and diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.

Samaa meet our patients

Samaa needed life-saving surgery for a rare congenital heart condition.

Christianne now

Christianne was diagnosed with neuroblastoma and received treatment at GOSH.

Georgewith mum

George was admitted to GOSH with B-cell lymphoma and an immune deficiency.


Dominic was treated at GOSH for a number of issues as a result of fetal alcohol syndrome.

Zikora, now

Zikora suffered a cardiac arrest and was transferred to GOSH and diagnosed with myocarditis.

Lara  - meet our patients - 2010

Lara came to GOSH having been diagnosed with a life-threatening metabolic disorder.


Sophia came to GOSH when she was just a day old and was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.

Matthew - meet our patients

Matthew underwent a double heart and lung transplant at GOSH.

Photo of Joe

Joe was diagnosed with hydrocephalus following a premature birth.

Chantelle - Meet our patients

Chantelle had a major problem with her oesophagus and needed an amazing operation.