Patient Stories

Our patients travel from around the world to receive high-quality care.

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Back to my Duties

After discovering he had colorectal cancer, Abraham and his wife, Roukia, boarded a plane to Henry Ford Hospital, where they met with colon and rectal surgeon, Craig Reickert, M.D.

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From Gastritis to Gratitude

With each month, Carol's stomach pain grew worse, preventing her from eating. When she was down 25 pounds, she decided it was time to take action. She reached out to gastrointestinal special, Amit Bhan M.D., who greeted her with open arms.

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Mitral Valve Replacement Saves His Life

When Jacinto Yambay went into congestive heart failure, he knew that his life depended on a mitral valve replacement. With help from his daughter, Liza,he was able to see interventional cardiologist, Marvin Eng, M.D.


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Crossing Oceans for Trigger Finger

Having trust in your doctor is always important. But Penny Brayfield took it a step farther when she crossed the Atlantic Ocean to see Henry Ford hand surgeon, Peter K. Janevski, M.D., because she didn’t trust anyone else.


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