Patient Stories Articles

A Mother Finds Healing in Her Son’s Gift of Organ Donation

As an active mother and grandmother, Kim Neal never imagined her life’s story would include bringing awareness to organ donation and keeping her son David John Neal’s name alive. In January 2019, Kim’s life changed forever. David was rushed to Our Lady of the Lake...

No Complaints: Keeping a Positive Attitude After 30+ Surgeries

From Garth Brooks concerts to Gatlinburg trips, 10-year-old Hattie leads an exceptional life. Diagnosed in utero with spina bifida, Hattie has experienced more than 30 surgeries since she was born. The most recent was in November 2021 when Hattie had spinal fusion...

Monroe Patient Feels Great After 100 Pound Weight Loss

Maintaining a healthy weight is key to overall health, and it can be harder for women to shed unwanted pounds.   Having a coach and support system at St. Francis Medical Group has been the key to Holly Sullivan’s successful weight loss journey. Holly has lost 100...

Baton Rouge Man Thankful for Smooth Recovery After Treatment at Louisiana Cardiology Associates

Denny Erwin has always led a busy life. In addition to serving as billing manager for Louisiana Cardiology Associates, a part of Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group in Baton Rouge, he also enjoys spending time with his family, working in his yard and exercising on a...