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.

Read Louie's Story

Dylan’s genetic condition is so rare it still remains undiagnosed. His mum, Danielle, tells us about their amazing journey so far…
When he was five years old, Kieran – who suffered from up to 30 seizures a day – had an operation at GOSH to remove part of his brain. Kieran’s mum, Jenny, tells their story.

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


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

Stanley was born with Crouzon syndrome, a rare genetic condition that caused the flat plates of bone in his skull to fuse together, distorting the shape of his head and affecting his airway. 
Zikora, now
Zikora suffered a cardiac arrest and was transferred to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) before being diagnosed with myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart.
Just 24 hours after she was born, Imogen was rushed from Norwich to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for open-heart surgery...