Patient Stories

Our patients love to talk about how the care they received from EvergreenHealth helped them get back to living their healthiest best.

Click on their names to read their stories:

Breast Health Center

Carolyn Brock (3D mammography)
Carol Tranfaglia (3D mammography)

Cancer Care

Iza Alcorn (thyroid cancer)
Barbara Allen
(rectal cancer)
Darrell Blankenship (prostate cancer)
Paula Chiles (breast cancer)
Joe Erickson (prostate cancer)
Kevin Harrang (multiple myeloma)
Laurel Macartney (breast cancer)
Greg Sim (testicular cancer)
Kris Taylor (breast cancer)

Diabetes Care

Abby Edwards (Type 1 diabetes)

Heart Care

Sharon Chastain (heart attack)
Alexis Day (heart tumors)
Ed Jurvainen (cardiac rehab)
Jim Maguire (heart attack)
Nancy Stewart (coarctation of the aorta)
Ted Sturlaugson (heart attack) 
Doug Throckmorton (high cholesterol)
Carmen Varnado-Wixx (cardiomyopathy) 

Home Health Care

Art Mussman (home monitoring)

Maternity Care

Lindsay Kendall (high-risk pregnancy)
Natalie Littlejohn (twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome)
Kristin Olson (natural childbirth)

Neurological Care

Rocco Gianni (restless legs syndrome)
Diane Messing (multiple sclerosis)

Orthopedic Care

Leigh Ballantyne (ruptured cervical discs)
David Bartos (knee osteoarthritis) 
Sophie Borthen (ACL tear)
Ned Brockenbrough (shoulder replacement)
Deborah DeYoung (spine fracture, osteoporosis)
Harley Lang (disc replacement)
Jen Larsen (hip arthritis and avascular necrosis)
Naomi Marquez-Blake (knee arthritis)
Karyl Lee Olels (spondylolisthesis)
Nina Pulliam (flat back syndrome)

Interventional Pain Care

Kenny Alhadoff (chronic back pain)


Darrell Blankenship (da Vinci prostate surgery)
Les Tiffany (di Vinci gallstone surgery)