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Patient Stories | January 8, 2020

Robotic Surgery is “A Dream Come True” for Active Mom

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Liza Wittenburg had robotic hysterectomy and robotic hernia surgeries to fix post-pregnancy hernias. She's back to her active lifestyle.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2019

Former San Diego Charger Undergoes TAVR

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NFL great Ed White chose Scripps to treat his aortic stenosis with a revolutionary procedure: transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2019

Patient Has Rare Mitral Valve Procedure

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A cancer survivor continues to beat the odds after successfully having both her aortic and mitral valves replaced at Scripps.
Patient Stories | November 19, 2019

San Diego Woman Gets Montana Kidney Match

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Jung Kim needed a kidney transplant — and the right donor match — to save her life. That’s when Bonny Perkins of Montana answered her prayers.
Patient Stories | August 21, 2019

Lung Cancer Is a Familiar Fight for San Diego Mom

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Angela Flores was diagnosed with lung cancer, the same disease her mother fought, and now with a family of her own she is determined to be a survivor.
Patient Stories | August 21, 2019

Breast Cancer Patient Crosses US for Care

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An attorney-turned-baker was so impressed with Scripps team approach to cancer care, she traveled from New York City to San Diego for breast cancer treatment.
Patient Stories | August 21, 2019

Bone Cancer Patient Back on His Feet

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After undergoing a unique treatment for chondrosarcoma at Scripps, a San Diego man is cancer-free and, against all odds, able to walk on his own.
Patient Stories | May 10, 2019

Maternal-Fetal Care for Miracle Babies

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A San Diego couple adds a pair of preemies to their growing family after receiving high-risk pregnancy care at Scripps.
Patient Stories | February 22, 2019

Padres Legend Beats Heart Arrhythmia

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Former San Diego Padres manager Bruce Bochy overcomes debilitating atrial fibrillation (Afib) after catheter ablation treatment at Scripps.
Patient Stories | February 22, 2019

Hall of Fame Jockey Recovers from Spinal Cord Injury

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Injury brought Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza to Scripps, where physicians and rehabilitation specialists helped him recover without surgery.