COURAGE BEAT THE ODDS.
The story of Anias and Jadon captured the attention of people around the world. They were born cranially conjoined, their brains intertwined.
Their parents, Nicole and Christian McDonald, knew the surgery to separate them was rare and complex.
They were referred to world-renowned neurosurgeon Dr. James T. Goodrich, Chief, Pediatric Neurosurgery at Montefiore. No one has operated on more conjoined twins like Anias and Jadon than he has.
HISTORY OF FIRSTS:
SOME OF OUR BIGGEST ACHIEVEMENTS HAVE BEEN TINY.
At CHAM, no challenge has ever been too big, or too small.
For instance, we were one of the first children's hospitals in the U.S. to perform kidney transplants.