Broward Health Patient Stories

Broward Health Patient Stories

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Jamie was rushed to the ER where doctors found a sizable electrical blockage that was preventing her heart from pumping blood.

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Bruce Davis
Bruce Davis, 73, was at home when he started feeling unwell. The Parkland resident remained home for several days while he was experiencing shortness of breath, diarrhea and sweating. Bruce thought he had COVID-19 and could recover at home.

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Jeffrey Strohecker

Whether it’s as the vice president and chief financial officer of his manufacturing business or keeping up with his two teenagers, Jeffrey Strohecker is always on the go. When the 63-year-old started to feel increasingly fatigued, he sought medical attention and was referred to Broward Health.



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Twinell and Jeff Lowe had their empty nest plan mapped out when they learned in December 2019 that they were expecting their third child. 

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Rebecca Bryan
Rebecca Bryan, 56, loves taking long walks on the beach near her condo and when the pain in her knees nearly stopped her in her tracks, Rebecca knew it was time to seek advanced care.

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Rosemarie Valderrosa
After years of having routine mammogram screenings, Rosemarie Valderrosa, 61, missed her annual exam in 2016. "I had a false sense of security thinking it's going to be negative anyway," Valderrosa recalled. "It's always negative."

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Curtis Miller and Mehmet Hepgur, M.D.

As a pastor, Curtis Miller is comfortable talking to the masses. These days he has a new message taken from the book of life based on the care he received at Broward Health North's Cancer Center.



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Pastor John Farley and Sheryl Delgado
Pastor John Farley of Lighthouse Bible Church was experiencing pain in his ribs and back. In March of this year, with the debilitating pain worsening, his daily tasks became challenging.

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Antoinette Mowatt

Antoinette Mowatt, 52, loves playing with her grandchildren and going to the gym. For the longest time she found doing those things difficult due to painful menstrual cramps.



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Jillian Wirzman
Jillian Wirzman, 51, was enjoying a typical day in late March when things quickly changed. Jillian, the Chief Nursing Officer for Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center, was at work preparing for a meeting. As she walked down the hall, she became extremely dizzy and then began to experience weakness on the right side of her body, as well as confusion.

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