Australian family travels to WPB for limb lengthening surgery - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Australian family travels to WPB for limb lengthening surgery

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A family from Palm Beach, Australia came all the way to West Palm Beach so their 2-year-old girl could receive the surgery she needs.

Demi Reilly, who is in need of limb lengthening surgery, was schduled for the procedure Tuesday. Her father, a firefighter in Australia, was put in touch with the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Department for help during their stay America.

Local firefighters set the family up with living quarters and other amenities so their stay is more comfortable while little Demi gets surgery.

Dr. Dror Paley will perform the surgery. People from all over the world have come to him for similar procedures.

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