Patient Stories

Nancy's Story: Coming Down With COVID-19

‘Who knows where we would have been if we hadn’t gotten vaccinated’

Nancy's Story
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Sue's Story

'You can continue to have a good life, even if you have cancer'

Sue Beata
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Reaching a Milestone

Physician helps patient celebrate 100th birthday

John Davine, MD with patient Gerald Demberg
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Karen's Story

‘I encourage you not to give up’

Karen Karmenzind
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Leonard's Story

Rush heart, neurology specialists collaborate to prevent future strokes

Leonard Shaw
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Thomas Hinterlong’s Story

Shoulder surgery got this police sergeant back to the job he loves

Thomas Hinterlong
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Barbara Hughes’ Story

With Jonathan Tueting, MD, as her surgeon, Barbara trusts that ‘everything will come out for the best’

Barbara Hughes
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Alicia's Story

How experts at Rush helped not only save her life, but also her voice and independence

Alicia Salibellas
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Kim's Story

Finding melanoma during a cosmetic treatment saved young mom's life

Kim Hartley
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Debra’s Story

Shoulder replacement surgery allowed Debra Metcalf to return to her physically demanding job

Debra Metcalf, shoulder replacement patient, horseback riding