Patient testimonials

 

Doctors' daughter has appendix removed at Salem Hospital

Doctors' daughter has appendix removed at Salem Hospital

"Parents Nancy Reyes-Molyneux and Terry Molyneux are both doctors. When their daughter told them her tummy didn't feel right, they grew concerned. It turned out she needed to have an appendectomy."

   

 

Salem arborist pain-free after pinched nerve surgery

Salem arborist pain-free after pinched nerve surgery

Randy H., of Salem, Oregon, is pain-free now after years of aches in his back and legs. He shares his experience in this extended interview about the care he received from the Salem Spine Center of Excellence at Salem Hospital.

   

 

Doctor's advice: Affordable CT screening can spot lung cancer

Doctor's advice: Affordable CT screening can spot lung cancer

Salem Cancer Institute launched a lung cancer screening pilot program in January 2013, and is accepting 1,000 patients. Pamela P., of Salem, Oregon, is one of them.

   

 

Lung cancer screening gives longtime smoker peace of mind

Lung cancer screening gives longtime smoker peace of mind

Salem Cancer Institute launched a lung cancer screening pilot program in January 2013, and is accepting 1,000 patients. Richard C., of Dallas, Oregon, is one of them.

   

 

Salem woman honors her mother with lung cancer screening

Salem woman honors her mother with lung cancer screening

Salem Cancer Institute launched a lung cancer screening pilot program in January 2013, and is accepting 1,000 patients. Nel O., of Salem, Oregon, is one of them.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Margaret

Active senior's back pain relieved thanks to Salem Spine Center

Golf enthusiast Margaret C. talks about her experience with Salem Spine Center. The Spine Center coordinated her appointments and provided education. A week after surgery, her pain was totally gone.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Amber

Amber talks about her experience at the Salem Spine Center

After three years of pain, Amber has surgery at Salem Spine Center. The surgery has helped Amber to sign better and the tingling pain is gone.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - William

Salem Spine Center makes major improvements

William L., of Silverton, Oregon, shares his relief at finding the Salem Spine Center's care above and beyond what he expected.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Steve A.

Freedom from chronic back pain

Steve A., of Salem, Oregon, shares his life-changing experience at the Salem Spine Center.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Rileys

Couple living active lifestyle after bariatric surgery

Lona and Terry Riley, of Salem, Oregon, share their experience at Salem Hospital's Bariatric Surgery Center.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - John F.

John F.

John F., of Salem, Oregon, truly is an inspiration. His wife, of 57-years, has advanced Alzheimer's disease. She has been to Salem Hospital's emergency department and intensive care unit four times in the past year.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Ruth L.

Steve W.

Steve W. talks about his experiences as a patient for knee surgery and physical therapy at West Valley Hospital in Dallas, Oregon. "The care I received here is probably better than any place I've ever went," says Steve. "The people are great. I think that's the best part of the whole hospital. It's kind of like you're at home."

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Ruth L.

Ruth L.

Ruth L. is a breast cancer survivor, and was treated by Dr. Alison Smith at West Valley Hospital in Dallas, Ore. Ruth had surgery at the facility, plus follow-up care and physical therapy. "I am glad for the care that I received here," said Ruth.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - John S..

John S.

With his life hanging in the balance, John Stumbo struggled with his mind, body and soul to survive a mysterious and dramatic illness. The former Salem, Ore. pastor and marathon runner struggled through unimaginable medical uncertainty and personal challenges, cheating several deaths, to beat the odds and live to share his story.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - George S.

George S.

George says a series of unfortunate medical events, that turned into miracles, eventually led him to the Salem Cancer Institute on the Salem Hospital campus. George was treated there by Dr. William "Bud" Pierce. Today, George is now a stomach and lung cancer survivor. "I cannot sing the praises of Salem Hospital and Dr. Pierce enough. They saved my life. There is no two ways about it," said George.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Rob M.

Rob M.

Rob M., of Salem, Ore., chose to have weight-loss surgery at Salem Hospital's Bariatric Surgery Center. He weighed 357 pounds and had a 54-inch waist before surgery. Rob now enjoys a healthy and active lifestyle — plus has become a mentor for new patients.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Larry W.

Larry W.

Larry W., of Dallas, Ore., had back surgery at Salem Hospital, and experienced the personalized care at its Spine Center of Excellence. Larry had a history of back problems. "My back issues were so bad that I had to crawl to get from the bed to the bathroom," said Larry. He now enjoys being active, including walking and bicycling. "I think they really cared about me, and they wanted me to be better," said Larry.

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Matt R.

Matt R.

Matt R., of Salem, OR, recently went to Salem Hospital's Family Birth Center with his pregnant wife. His wife ended up giving birth by C-section for the first time. 

   

 

Patient Testimonial - Gigi S.

Gigi S.

Active mother, Gigi S. of Corvallis, is back in stride thanks to joint replacement surgery at Salem Hospital. She recovered at Salem Hospital's Joint Replacement Center of Excellence, the first center in Oregon to be nationally certified for total knee and hip replacements.

 

 

 

 


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