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Sling Surgery Relieves Silent Suffering | Stephanie Richards' Story


Startish Rivers Patient Story

Breaking Through | Startish Rivers' Story

A victim of an assault, Startish Rivers survived third degree burns, skin grafting and reconstructive surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview.

Learn about Star's story.
Learn more about the Johns Hopkins Burn Center.

Never Stop Growing patient story

Never Stop Growing | Barbara Ward's Story

After living life for others, a grandmother learns the importance of diabetes treatment and self-care.

Read Barbara's story here.
Learn more about diabetes here.

Dome Psychiatric ED Care

Johns Hopkins Bayview Streamlines Its Psychiatric ED Care

Read more in Dome here.

Michael Fingerhood, M.D.

Treating Addiction Without Judgement in East Baltimore

The Comprehensive Care Practice marks 25 years of first-rate primary care for people with substance use disorders, as Dr. Michael FIngerhood leads the fight against addiction in East Baltimore.

Read more in Dome here.

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Need Hip, Will Travel | Walt Walworth's Story

A patient finds healing through employer’s partnership with Johns Hopkins.

Read Walt's story here.
Learn more about the Johns Hopkins Bayview Center of Excellence for hip replacement. 

A New Look at Life

A New Look at Life | Mary Catherine (MC) Derin's Story

After a decades-old procedure malfunctioned, surgery partially restores patient’s lost sight.

Read MC's story here.

Finding Joy

Finding Joy | Joy Haywood's Story

Using lessons from their own experiences, peer recovery coaches at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center offer encouragement to patients receiving treatment for substance use disorder.

Learn more about Joy's story here.

The Ripple Effect of Depression

The Ripple Effect of Depression | Dan and Libby's Story

Untreated depression can have tragic consequences. Dan Hale, Ph.D., tells his daughter Libby's story.

Learn more about Dan and Libby's story here.
Learn more about treating depression at Johns Hopkins here.

Celebrating Organ Donors at JHBMC

Celebrating Organ Donation | Sean Early's Story

Learn how organ and tissue donation saves lives and is celebrated at Johns Hopkins Bayview.

Learn more about organ donation here.

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