Saving Jelena’s Leg: Limb-Loss Prevention in Vascular Surgery

Jelena was having a hard time walking. A diabetic ulcer had developed on her foot and the pain was so…

January 24, 2023

After Hip Replacement, 75 Year Old Martin Summits Mount Kilimanjaro

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro had been at the very top of Martin’s bucket list for 20 years – ever since the…

December 5, 2022

After Colon Cancer Surgery, Sam is Grateful for his Care

“My mother had cancer in her GI tract, so my siblings and I have routine colonoscopies every five years,” says…

November 22, 2022

The ROSA Knee System – Wendy’s Story

“In August our family rented a cottage in Muskoka and I got to water ski on Pine Lake with my…

October 13, 2022

Inspired by her Life-Changing Hip Replacement, Michelle is proud to Leave her Legacy at Humber

Michelle had needed many surgeries throughout her life, but having her hips replaced was something she tried desperately to avoid….

September 15, 2022

Gift of Gratitude: Larry’s Story

Earlier in the year, grateful patient Larry Colle visited his new family doctor for a routine check-up, after his original…

July 23, 2022

From Doctor to Patient: Herman’s Story

Dr. Herman Kupeyan remembers the feeling of disquiet that comes with a risky business venture. He specializes in reconstructive and…

June 7, 2022

Third Time’s The Charm: Tony’s Story

One in five people who live with diabetes are at risk of diabetic foot disease, and more than 20% develop…

April 4, 2022

CO2 Laser Will Help Expand Women’s Care

Back in December, Humber River Hospital hosted its first-ever “Dragons’ Den” Event. Inspired by the show, members of Humber’s surgical…

March 8, 2022

From Grateful Patient to Aspen Grove Society: John and Brenda’s Story

John Bradlow couldn’t believe the difference. Within a day from his second knee replacement surgery at Humber River Hospital, he…

March 2, 2022