Twelve-year-old Sophia Petikas has been given the ultimate farewell from hospital staff on her last day of treatment.

Diagnosed with scoliosis as a child, the girl who loves to dance was forced to wear a brace for 23 hours a day.

Then two year ago an MRI discovered Sophia had a large tumor growing on her spinal cord. Despite a major operation to remove it, just a year later tests revealed it had returned.

Following radiation treatment, hospital staff decided to surprise Sophia with a flashmob performing her favourite dance – The Nene.

In tribute to the brave teen, the team even donned their sunnies and Chuck Taylor’s.

After her long battle, seeing this young survivor’s joy really is something else…

Advertisement
Advertisement

h/t Inside Edition

Love this? You’ll love this bit from Will & Woody – catch the boys weekdays from 4PM on KIIS 1065