Funny and energetic, Zander Zatylny was born with a rare heart disease that required extensive reconstruction. After numerous procedures, including two open heart surgeries as a baby, 9-year-old Zander has now outgrown those repairs. Doctors at CHEO had to make delicate structural adjustments that can adapt as Zander grows. His comedic personality certainly makes the team at CHEO smile.
Watch this touching story to learn how this brave boy lives with his heart condition.