Hub Program


1st Hub Patient’s Surgery is a Perfect Success!

Up at the crack of dawn today, the three of us braced for the freezing Austin weather for our short journey from the Ronald McDonald House to Dell Children’s Medical Center. The day had arrived and… and there still were so many emotions to be felt; but each nurse, co-waiting-room family, […]


The Day of Days for Hub Patient Arleth Lopez

Today SpineHope asks for prayers and well wishes from our supporters, as today is the day our first Hub Patient, Arleth, is having her scoliosis surgery with Dr. Geck at Dell Children’s Medical Center. We are confident in the team of professionals and care Arleth is receiving, but we still […]


Unexpected Appendix Surgery Postpones Hub Patient’s Spine Surgery

After an unexpected run-in with appendicitis last weekend Arleth’s spine surgery had to be postponed until this coming Tuesday. Through this experience we have been reminded of a few things: One: That the things most worth seeking after don’t always come easily. Two: That Arleth is one brave tough cookie. […]


SpineHope’s Guatemalan Hub Patient is on her way to Austin, TX for needed Spine Surgery

We are happy to announce that our first US Hub Program patient is officially on their way to Austin to have surgery at Dell Children’s Hospital with SpineHope’s Medical Director & President, Dr. Matthew Geck. Traveling all the way from Guatemala our 14-year-old patient Arleth and her mother are anxious to […]