BayCare Clinic in the News: Doctor and patient reunite

Thu, Jun 21, 2018

WHO: Dr. Gerald Eckardt, a cerebrovascular neurosurgeon with BayCare Clinic, was recently reunited with a former patient after almost 10 years. WBAY Channel 2 News was there for the emotional reunion.


WHAT: The patient credits Eckardt with saving his life. The patient’s mother orchestrated the reunion soon after realizing she now works just down the hall from Eckardt.


WHERE: The story aired on WBAY Channel 2 News.


WHEN: It is available online. Watch the video.


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BayCare Clinic,, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, with more than 100 physicians serving in 16 area communities. BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center, a 167-bed, full-service hospital. Follow BayCare Clinic on Facebook and Twitter.