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 Matthew's Story


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.

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. 
Photo of Joe
Following a premature birth, Joe was diagnosed with hydrocephalus and came to GOSH for treatment.