The Perfect Day

  • David G. Thoele Advocate Children's Hospital


The Perfect Day describes one day in my life as a pediatric cardiologist, with some wonderful and tough moments.

To protect privacy, names of patients and health care personnel have been changed.

Author Biography

David G. Thoele, Advocate Children's Hospital

David G. Thoele is a pediatric cardiologist and Director of Narrative Medicine at Advocate Children’s Hospital.

He has directed several interactive writing workshops with residents, medical students and attending physicians with the Narrative Medicine program at his hospital.

He is the Director of Pediatric Cardiology at Advocate Children's Hospital, Park Ridge, IL Campus. He is Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The University of Illinois at Chicago.