Mahak Waqar's Story
Mahak Waqar, an 8-year-old resident of Dera Ghazi Khan, is a young child with a heart full of hopes and dreams. Unfortunately, her life took a sad turn when she was diagnosed with a complex congenital heart condition. Her condition has caused her to experience shortness of breath, fatigue, and other health challenges, making it difficult for her to live a normal and healthy life. The doctors have determined that the only hope for Mahak to live a healthy life is through open-heart surgery.
Mahak lives with her mother and three siblings in a modest household. Her mother, despite working hard to provide for the family, cannot afford the expensive surgical expenses required to save Mahak’s life. The financial burden has left her feeling helpless and desperate for a solution.
Mahak’s mother expressed her despair, saying:
“I yearn for the day when my daughter can breathe freely without the weight of her heart condition holding her back. Your generous donations can make a profound difference by alleviating the burden and giving Mahak the chance to experience a future filled with joy, laughter, and good health.”
Recognizing the urgency of Mahak’s situation, her family reached out to Transparent Hands and shared their documents. Transparent Hands has registered Mahak’s case and is actively seeking contributions to provide her with the life-saving treatment she needs. Your support and donation can make a significant impact on Mahak’s life, enabling her to take the first step towards a brighter future.
Together, we can help Mahak Waqar receive the total correction surgery she desperately needs and allow her to lead a healthier and happier life. Your contribution today can turn Mahak’s dreams into reality. Donate now to support Mahak’s journey towards a brighter future filled with hope and good health.
Updates & Timeline
Mahak's Journey to a Successful TOF Repair
22 Jan 2024
Mahak Waqar, a resilient 8-year-old from Dera Ghazi Khan, embarked on an extraordinary journey towards a healthier heart. Admitted to UOLTH (University of Lahore Teaching Hospital) on 18th December 2023, Mahak and her family clung to hope for a brighter future. Mahak was diagnosed with a congenital heart defect known as tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), a complex condition that affects the structure of the heart.
Under the skilled care of the talented surgical team, led by Dr. TOF repair, Mahak underwent a life-changing procedure called TOF repair on 20th December 2023. The surgery aimed to correct the structural abnormalities in Mahak’s heart, enabling improved blood flow and overall cardiac function. This procedure marked a significant milestone in Mahak’s journey towards a healthier and more vibrant life.
Throughout her hospital stay, Mahak received exceptional care from the dedicated medical team at UOLTH. The healthcare professionals provided her with comfort, closely monitored her progress, and ensured her well-being during the recovery process. Their expertise and compassionate support played a vital role in Mahak’s successful surgery and her subsequent discharge on 27th December 2023.
The success of Mahak’s story would not have been possible without the support and generosity of two remarkable organizations, PCHF (Patient’s Care and Health Foundation) and Transparent Hands donors. Their contributions, both significant and small, made a profound impact on Mahak’s life. By alleviating the financial burden of the surgery and medical expenses, these compassionate organizations enabled Mahak to access the necessary cardiac care. Their kindness not only provided Mahak with a chance for a healthier future but also filled her family’s hearts with immense gratitude.
Mahak’s journey from facing the challenges of tetralogy of Fallot to the successful TOF repair surgery and subsequent discharge on 27th December 2023 serves as a powerful testament to the transformative power of medical advancements, resilience, and the support of compassionate organizations and individuals. Her unwavering spirit, coupled with the skillful intervention of the surgical team and the generosity of PCHF and Transparent Hands donors, opened the doors to a brighter future filled with limitless possibilities.
As Mahak embraces her newfound vitality and embraces life with a mended heart, she carries with her a deep sense of gratitude and a renewed zest for living. Her success story serves as an inspiration to other children facing similar medical challenges, reminding them that with the right medical care, unwavering determination, and the support of compassionate organizations and individuals, they too can overcome obstacles and embrace a healthier, happier future.
Disclaimer: Transparent Hands makes sure that all the patients get surgery in time. If a patient requires urgent surgery and his/her condition is serious, Transparent Hands conducts the surgery immediately. In the meantime, his/her campaign stays active on the website until we raise the complete funding. The hospitals on our panel have complete trust in us and wait for the payments until the patient's funding is completed.