Patients, families, friends, stuff
Patients, families, friends, employees - UPMC's greatest strength is its people.
These are our stories.
Browse them below or search for specifics.
Treated for facial spasms
Traveled for abdominal cancer treatment
Meet Mary Martha
Received neurosurgery for Chiari Malformation
Received cancer treatment
Received a double-lung transplant.
Recovered from her stroke at UPMC Rehab Institute
Received ovarian cancer treatment
Receives sickle cell care
Received spine surgery
Received heart valve surgery
Meet The Taylors
Treated for prostate and breast cancer
Meet the Adams
Received surgery for Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome.
Treated after suffering a stroke
Meet the Romanos
Received neonatal intensive care
Meet the Holloways
Received geriatric surgery
Meet Jim and Leah
Treated for digestive disorders
Received life-changing bariatric surgery
Received stroke treatment through telemedicine
Received a living-donor liver transplant
Received life-saving treatment for a pulmonary embolism
Breast cancer survivor
Received advanced stroke treatment
Weight loss surgery patient
Traveled from Boston for concussion treatment
Meet Alberto B.
Traveled from Italy for his second kidney transplant
Meet Kelly V.
Traveled for life-saving fetal surgery
Meet Harry S.
Traveled from Youngstown for brain surgery
Meet Tasha W.
Traveled from Virginia to treat her knee injuries
Traveled from Buffalo to treat her asthma
Traveled from Charlotte for concussion treatment
Traveled from Florida for heart surgery
Traveled from New Zealand for an intestinal transplant
Traveled from Cincinnati for a six organ transplant
I didn't choose to blow out my knees
I didn't choose to have a brain hemorrhage
I didn't choose to have Hodgkin's Lymphoma
I didn't choose to have a heart infection
I didn't choose to have chronic back pain
I didn't choose a to have a major heart problem
I didn't choose to have breast cancer
Grandfather and Brain Tumor Survivor
Mother of Twins with a Rare Fetal Disease
Reverend and Heart Attack Survivor
Father and Cancer Survivor
Doctor and Trauma Patient