Heart & Vascular Patient Stories

These incredible stories focus on patients who received treatment in the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Heart & Vascular Center.

No Transplant Required
After aggressive medical therapy, Sherita Smith no longer needs a heart transplant.

Researcher Becomes Patient
Ellen Lorimer finds out just how quickly life can change.

Road to a Healthy Heart
Robert Walton has a new appreciation for life after the gift of a new heart.

Second Opinion Keeps Story Happy
Mikel Holt has his own story to tell after Cardiac Second Opinion

Second Opinion Yields Happy Ending
By seeking a cardiac second opinion, Jeanette Bullock minimized the risks involved in treating her heart condition

Teacher Learns About Froedtert
When a sudden heart attack at school stopped teacher Henri Rozier’s heart, he only cared about one thing: living.  The experts at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Heart and Vascular Center restored blood flow to his heart and gave him a second chance at life. 


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