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Patient Stories

Chanel's Story

How quick intervention helped Chanel Smith recover from a post-COVID blood clot

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Lee's Story

A patient with a fighting spirit, and a team of Rush heart experts, tackles advanced heart disease

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Reggie's Story

Advanced treatment helps a young man with heart failure lead a full life while awaiting a heart transplant

Rush VAD Patient Reggie McMillan and Family
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Kody's Story

Back in the game after MS treatment at Rush

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Michael Passarelli's Story

Living seizure-free after working with Rush's Epilepsy Care Team

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Rick’s Story

How a new, noninvasive procedure helped him to live life without essential tremor

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Sara Siddiqui's Story

Eighteen years later, Sara thanks the doctor who changed her life

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Barbara's Story

Regaining strength and hope after lung cancer

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Faith Lill's Story

A second opinion offers an alternative to open heart surgery

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Matt's Story

How a minimally invasive procedure called TAVR helped Matt Lesniewski avoid a second open heart surgery

Rush Patient Matt Lesniewski and His Wife, Patti