Heart or blood pump. butt hole Bone of the Arm, Hand and  fingers. Kidneys  Ureters  Bladder  Genitals Food pipe, Swallow,  Gullet and Esophagus. Wind pipe, Breathing tube. Bones of the Neck, Back, Spinal cord.


If you are a mother, father, friend, aunt, uncle, grandfather, grandmother or anyone searching for information on babies, specifically your baby or a baby you know, born with VATER, esophageal atresia and/or traceoesophageal fistula, this site was created for YOU!

10/29/2004 Updates:

4 new pages and a new book about imperforate anus in the store.

10/23/2002 Updates:

11 new pages

We are constantly in the process of
updating our web site.

Click here to go to the old TEF/VATER site.

TEF/Vater® International
is a nonprofit organization founded by Greg and Terri Burke after their daughter, Jaclyn, was born with esophageal atresia in 1990.  To those children, born and unborn, with esophageal atresia, tracheo-esophageal fistula, and/or the VATER/VACTERL Association, and to the very special parents and medical staff who love and care for them, this organization is dedicated


phone 301-952-6837 | fax 301-952-9152 | email info@tefvater.org