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

Linda Hanseth (mobile 3D mammography)
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)
Vicki Ebat-Selke (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 2 diabetes)


Emergency Care

George Greenhalgh


Heart Care

Harlan Harris (cardiac rehab) 
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)


Interventional Pain Care

Kenny Alhadoff (chronic back pain)
Howard Schultz (chronic pain)


Maternity Care

Catherina Brown (complications, bed rest)
Christine Beatty (expecting triplets)
Karen Dennis (twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome)
Holly Egging (support for new parents)
Lindsay Kendall (high-risk pregnancy)
Natalie Littlejohn (twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome)
Kelly McClure (tumor threatening pregnancy)
Caroline McGrath (babies born 10 weeks early)
Melody McMillan (complications, bed rest)
Kristin Olson (natural childbirth)
Siri Pannell (support for new parents)


Midwifery Care

Carly Daniels (midwifery birth)
Kirbi Zahner (pregnancy with complications)


Neurological Care

Sue Willard (multiple sclerosis)
Pat Erickson (young-onset Parkinsons disease)
Richard Montenegro (stroke rehab)
Shelly Krishnamurty (Parkinson's disease)
Rocco Gianni (restless legs syndrome)
Diane Messing (multiple sclerosis)
Kent Unruh (Parkinson's clinical trials)


Orthopedic Care

Leigh Ballantyne (ruptured cervical discs)
David Bartos (knee osteoarthritis) 
Sophie Borthen (ACL tear)
Ned Brockenbrough (reverse 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)
Christine Simpson (scoliosis)


Surgery Care

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


Urogynecology Care

Dina Pan (bladder leakage)