Patient Stories Articles

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...

Lourdes Team ‘Like Family’ for Head and Neck Cancer Patient

Daniel Seymour had visited doctor after doctor, dentist after dentist for a debilitating problem with his jaw. “I had trouble for about a year and a half,” he says. “It felt like my jaw was tightening up. Every doctor and dentist said it was TMJ. It got to the point...

Healing Is Grounded in Listening for This Youngsville Family Medicine Physician

The process of healing begins with something so simple, so innate. Listening. Many of us are born with the ability, but time and experience, when interwoven with compassion, hone it into a skill that can help heal. No matter her the person’s age, background or...