Treating congenital heart disease from birth to adulthood

When he was four days old, Doug Burrichter underwent successful surgery to repair a life-threatening congenital heart defect. When he became a young adult, he underwent another successful surgery where cardiothoracic surgeons Mamdouh Bakhos, MD and Michel Ilbawi, MD, repaired a heart valve. “Loyola has enabled me to live a normal life,” he said. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please visit https://www.loyolamedicine.org/heart-vascular or call 888-584-7888.