Patient Stories

At Sentara, we believe our patients and customers deserve our best every time they walk through our doors. We appreciate and value hearing about employees who have exemplified the Sentara Commitments.


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  • Overcoming with compassion

    Monday, December 05, 2016

    Vanessa stayed at Sentara Careplex for four weeks after facing Guillain-Barre Syndrome, sepsis and a partial leg amputation. Her friendly and knowledgeable nurses made the long stay doable.

  • Saying goodbye to knee pain

    Thursday, December 01, 2016

    Subchondroplasty, a minimally invasive procedure, gave this patient the chance to move around freely once again.

  • The photographer with Parkinson's

    Monday, November 14, 2016

    “I was told I’d be in a wheelchair in five years,” Mary says. “More than five years have passed, and I’m not in a wheelchair; far from it!”

  • Lending a hand with finances

    Friday, October 21, 2016

    “You’ll never know how much Carol helped me,” shares Doug. “I would have missed a bunch of radiation sessions without her.”

  • Two surgeries together bring peace of mind after breast cancer

    Monday, August 29, 2016

    Two surgeries together bring peace of mind after breast cancer.

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