Sixteen-year-old Dylan Knauer gets a kiss on the cheek, from his mom, Dianna Sherrill as the two take fun photos in a photo booth during the Miami Children's Hospital reunion party for cardiac patients and their heart doctors Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. Dr. Redmond Burke performed a very rare heart surgery on Dylan when he was just one-year-old. The PA Sling surgery that was performed has only been done 8 times ever in the world. Dylan came back to the hospital to meet Dr. Burke for the first time since the surgery 15 years ago.
Sixteen-year-old Dylan Knauer gets a kiss on the cheek, from his mom, Dianna Sherrill as the two take fun photos in a photo booth during the Miami Children's Hospital reunion party for cardiac patients and their heart doctors Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. Dr. Redmond Burke performed a very rare heart surgery on Dylan when he was just one-year-old. The PA Sling surgery that was performed has only been done 8 times ever in the world. Dylan came back to the hospital to meet Dr. Burke for the first time since the surgery 15 years ago. Emily Michot Miami Herald Staff
Sixteen-year-old Dylan Knauer gets a kiss on the cheek, from his mom, Dianna Sherrill as the two take fun photos in a photo booth during the Miami Children's Hospital reunion party for cardiac patients and their heart doctors Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. Dr. Redmond Burke performed a very rare heart surgery on Dylan when he was just one-year-old. The PA Sling surgery that was performed has only been done 8 times ever in the world. Dylan came back to the hospital to meet Dr. Burke for the first time since the surgery 15 years ago. Emily Michot Miami Herald Staff

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February 16, 2015 3:27 PM

Heartwarming reunion: Cardiac patients thank their doctors at Miami Children’s Hospital

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