Eleven-Year-Old Fedor Elfimov Undergoes Open-Heart Surgery
Executive Director Michael Yurieff spoke with Elena Elfimova this afternoon. She said that the operation had gone well. She is anxiously awaiting to see her son when he is brought into the intensive care unit. Elena is very grateful to Dr. Dearani, who performed the open-heart surgery, to Dr. Cetta, to all the medical professionals involved, and to the Russian Gift of Life USA and its supporters for giving her son the gift of life.