What kind of care does BayCare Clinic provide? That’s a story best told by our patients. Enjoy some of their success stories.
For Jeff, an active lifestyle and thirty years of working on concrete took a toll on his body. Dr. Kirk Dimitris, orthopedic surgeon at Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic performed a total hip replacement to help.
Judy suffered an ischemic stroke, which happens when a blood clot blocks a brain artery. Dr. Gerald W. Eckardt, a BayCare Clinic neurosurgeon, provided immediate, life-saving care and restored her health.
When Tammy Monroe needed breast reconstruction surgery after a double mastectomy, she sought the expertise of BayCare Clinic plastic surgeon Steven C. Schmidt. He performed the procedure which Monroe says, “makes me feel whole again.”
The High-Risk Breast Cancer Program at Aurora BayCare Medical Center helped catch Patti Behrens’ cancer early, potentially saving her life and sparing her from aggressive chemotherapy and radiation.
When Kristin Reimer could no longer bear intense pain in both knees, she sought help from Dr. Kirk Dimitris, an orthopedic surgeon with BayCare Clinic. He performed double knee replacement surgery, relieving her pain.
Marylee Radtke couldn’t speak after a stroke, so Dr. Ziad Darkhabani asked her to sing. She sang beautifully, then recovered beautifully.
Michelle Hansen made big changes in her lifestyle after a heart attack. Her goal: “Living a little bit longer with the people that I love.”
When Mark Wimmer’s motorcycle tipped over onto his right leg, breaking his fibula and his ankle, Brandon Scharer, a foot and ankle surgeon with BayCare Clinic surgically repaired Wimmer’s leg and ankle and got him going again.
Barbara Uhl’s family history of atrial fibrillation increased the likelihood of her getting it at a younger age than most people. However, lifestyle choices pose the most common risks for AFib.
A highway crash left Emily Stephenson with a damaged knee. She needed specialized knee surgery. She sought the expertise of Dr. Harold J. Schock of BayCare Clinic. He repaired her left knee cartilage and restored her mobility.
John Schnaubelt’s hip surgery required unique care due to some health conditions. Dr. Kirk Dimitris, an orthopedic surgeon with BayCare Clinic, successfully performed Schnaubelt’s right posterior total hip arthroplasty, despite those conditions.