Patient Stories

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  • Two surgeries together bring peace of mind after breast cancer

    Monday, August 29, 2016

    Two surgeries together bring peace of mind after breast cancer.

  • A new doctor and a new knee

    Thursday, August 04, 2016

    “He asked me how my shoulder was doing,” says Karen. “That kind of consideration for someone who wasn’t his patient is what made me want to come to him.”

  • The right treatment at the right time

    Thursday, July 14, 2016

    Harriett was determined to not have extended chemotherapy or extended radiation for her breast cancer. She sought opinions from two doctors and decided to take advantage of a newer therapy offered at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center.

  • Healthier and happier: The heart pump that makes it possible

    Thursday, June 23, 2016

    Initially hesitant, heart failure patient Robert Huth is now grateful for his LVAD.

  • A perfect match for better health

    Thursday, June 23, 2016

    “I knew I’d be the best match, so I started thinking about it,” says JR of his twin brother, RJ, who faced kidney failure. “We’re both pretty happy people and like to socialize and exercise. I didn’t want to see him stuck to a dialysis machine three times a week.”

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