Borgess isn't just a place where people go to get well, it's a place where lives connect. Through our combination of compassionate care and medical expertise, we've touched hundreds of thousands of lives in unexpected ways. Here are just a few of those stories.


I lost my memory and couldn’t walk. Last November I lost my memory and couldn’t walk, but thanks to Dr. Sridharan I’m...
Read More

I had my left ACL surgically repaired at Borgess Medical Center. In 1988, I had my left ACL surgically repaired at Borgess Medical Center. Since then,...
Read More

Remarkable weight loss begins with a decision. Angie’s remarkable weight loss began with her decision to undergo bariatric surgery at Borgess. This...
Read More

A Tried and True Method Saved Bill’s Life After a Heart Attack. Bill doesn’t remember anything about his heart attack in Plainwell last February. All he knows...
Read More

Responding to a Heart Attack. Michael Neal benefited from the quick-thinking and fast-acting professionals at Borgess when he suffered a...
Read More

My heart attack was a wake-up call from God. I don’t remember anything about my heart attack in Plainwell last February. I do know...
Read More

I lost my memory and couldn’t walk. Last November I lost my memory and couldn’t walk, but thanks to Dr. Sridharan I’m...
Read More

I had my left ACL surgically repaired at Borgess Medical Center. In 1988, I had my left ACL surgically repaired at Borgess Medical Center. Since then,...
Read More

Remarkable weight loss begins with a decision. Angie’s remarkable weight loss began with her decision to undergo bariatric surgery at Borgess. This...
Read More

I lost my memory and couldn’t walk. Last November I lost my memory and couldn’t walk, but thanks to Dr. Sridharan I’m...
Read More

Remarkable weight loss begins with a decision. Angie’s remarkable weight loss began with her decision to undergo bariatric surgery at Borgess. This...
Read More

Beating Acid Reflux With Treatment. Ken’s acid reflux was so bad he couldn’t sleep. Thanks to Dr. Free and the team...
Read More

Ken Carpenter’s Critical Care Comeback. Ken Carpenter suffered a major stroke in 2006. Because of the care he received at...
Read More

My Nearly Scarless Single-Incision Hysterectomy. Earlier this year I had a full hysterectomy with a new single site surgery as...
Read More

Almaria Miller’s Critical Care Comeback. Almaria Miller felt fine until 2007 when shortness of breath kept her from walking even...
Read More

John Smeda, Borgess Heart Institute patient. John Smeda is proud of the fact that he was number one. He is also...
Read More

Your Videos

  • Angie Scholten

    Remarkable weight loss begins with a decision

    Angie Scholten

    Remarkable weight loss begins with a decision

  • How to Beat Acid Reflux With Treatment

    Beating Acid Reflux With Treatment

    How to Beat Acid Reflux With Treatment

    Beating Acid Reflux With Treatment

  • Ken & Ann Carpenter

    Ken Carpenter’s Critical Care Comeback

    Ken & Ann Carpenter

    Ken Carpenter’s Critical Care Comeback

  • A Tried and True Method Saved Bill's Life After a Heart Attack

    A Tried and True Method Saved Bill’s Life After a Heart Attack

    A Tried and True Method Saved Bill's Life After a Heart Attack

    A Tried and True Method Saved Bill’s Life After a Heart Attack

  • Responding to a Heart Attack

    Responding to a Heart Attack

    Responding to a Heart Attack

    Responding to a Heart Attack

  • Inga Springman Undergoes First Single-site Hysterectomy in Southwest Michigan

    Inga Springman Undergoes First Single-site Hysterectomy in Southwest Michigan

    Inga Springman Undergoes First Single-site Hysterectomy in Southwest Michigan

    Inga Springman Undergoes First Single-site Hysterectomy in Southwest Michigan

  • Dave, Teri & Stephanie

    Dave, Teri and Stephanie’s story, Borgess Run Camp participants

    Dave, Teri & Stephanie

    Dave, Teri and Stephanie’s story, Borgess Run Camp participants

  • thumbs_peg_web

    Peg Sarantos’s story, Borgess Brain & Spine Institute patient

    thumbs_peg_web

    Peg Sarantos’s story, Borgess Brain & Spine Institute patient

  • Chris Denick

    Chris Denick’s story, Borgess Heart Institute patient

    Chris Denick

    Chris Denick’s story, Borgess Heart Institute patient

  • Sharon Wolverton

    Sharon Wolverton’s story, Borgess Heart Institute patient

    Sharon Wolverton

    Sharon Wolverton’s story, Borgess Heart Institute patient