Patient Stories

Donor also becomes recipient

It is rare that an organ donor also later becomes an organ recipient, but for Jessica this was her reality. After donating one of her kidneys to her sister who suffered from a rare genetic disorder years before, Jessica herself found herself needing a new kidney because of that exact same disease. Read or watch more of her story here.

Gentler surgery rebuilds Jose’s heart

For Jose Rodriguez, being a candidate for minimally invasive surgery “was a huge relief.” He was able to get back to running his business and taking care of his family faster than he could have imagined.

Robotic surgery fan- Carolyn

Carolyn Ritter shares her experience with urinary infrequency, and the surgery to correct it, with her surgeon, Catherine Bradley, MD.

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