Our Patients Say It Best

Your friends and neighbors from throughout southwest Michigan and beyond share their experiences at Lakeland Health. Do you have a story to share? Click on the "What's Your Story" button and complete the form. 

What's Your Story?

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Sewing the Way to Recovery, Cynthia Chisek
Oct, 2019
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD,

I now have full mobility of my arm.

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Making Every Second Count, Timothy Buchana
Jun, 2019

Nothing was easy, but I didn’t give up.

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Riding the Waves of Life, Michael von Dorpowski
Jan, 2019
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

I was confident in my doctors and nurses. I had a lot of really good people taking care of me.

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A Dream Come True, Linda Dolezan
Aug, 2018
Physicians: Sapna Patel, MDKatie Trumbley, PARafeek Woods, MD

There’s been a lot of tears but everyone at Lakeland has been so compassionate and caring.

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Standing Tall , Karen Benedix
Nov, 2017
Physicians: Rafeek Woods, MDSherrell O'Donnel, DO, FACOIKevin Drew, MD

Before my surgery I was bent over and couldn’t stand up straight – that’s all gone now.

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A World Without Barriers to Successful Aging, Vanessa Elliott
Mar, 2017
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MDKeith VanOosterhout, MD

Dr. Sikorski did a fantastic job explaining everything to me.

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Putting the Pieces Together , Jeanne Krisher
Dec, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

I decided that I needed to put my trust in Dr. Sikorski.

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Niles to St. Joseph - One Big Family, Becky Laymon
Nov, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

They treated me so well, and encouraged me without making me feel ‘less than’. They truly became my family.

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We're Going to Fight , Rick Ledesma
May, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD; Peter Lai, MD; Edmund Paloyan, MD

I remember knowing that my prognosis was terminal and I asked Dr. Sikorski what we would do now.

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The Power of Human Touch , Cathy Schmidtman
Jul, 2015
Physicians: Nassir Mansour, MD; Jay Sandor, MD

They had such a wonderful human touch, it's kind of hard to put into words.

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