Breakthroughs In Care
Curran Phillips has been doing flips and other tricks for as long as he can remember, so when he started experiencing hip pain, he needed a care team that understood his love of competing.
“If you were to write a Hollywood script, you couldn’t do a better job,” says Babak S. Jahromi, MD, PhD. See the video here.
The primary caregiver for his four-year-old daughter, Corey got the advanced treatment he needed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for abdominal cancer.
After six months of physical therapy, figure skater Derek Wagner triumphantly returned to the ice following a devastating injury.
Jesus Garcia is the first patient in Illinois to receive the HeartMate 3 LVAD (left ventricular assist device) by Northwestern Medicine.
Phillip has hiked the Himalayas, the Alps, the Pyrenees and the Rockies, but an aortic aneurysm threatened to be the toughest challenge of his life.
A connection made in an online support group alters the course of treatment for Dale.
When John was diagnosed with prostate cancer, he didn’t know what to expect. But with the level of care and collaboration he received from the Chicago Proton Center, he knew his life would never be the same.
When he was five, Isaac received proton therapy for medulloblastoma, the most prevalent pediatric brain cancer.