Digestive Health Patient Stories

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Meet some of our patients and read about their life-changing experiences.

Gastrointestinal Cancer

Debra Schuman: Robot-Assisted Pancreatectomy Speeds Recovery Time for Busy Nurse

Charlene Jordan: Innovative therapy, aggressive treatment benefit woman with rare form of gastrointestinal cancer.


Hernia/GERD and General Surgery

Terri Gillmore: Crohn's disease patient says "My hero is Dr. Stephen Kavic."

Sarah Chisholm: GERD/sleep apnea patient benefits from multidisciplinary care.


Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Brendan Wills: Colitis Patient is Able To Compete in More Than 20 Triathlons After Receiving Remicade Treatments at UMMC's IBD Center..

Katie Lucksho: Crohn's patient makes the transition from pediatric to adult GI care.

Zac Weinstein: College freshman is 'back to normal' after receiving Remicade treatments in new Pediatric Infusion Center.