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Iowa teacher returns to classroom after spinal cord injury
Patient Stories
February 25, 2021

As a teacher, lesson plans are a part of Whitney Hulse’s daily life. But after suffering a spinal cord injury in a car crash, Whitney, from Ames, Iowa, shifted from Spanish teacher to patient at Madonna’s Lincoln Campus, becoming a full-time student in relearning how to stand, walk and build stamina. Whitney worked tirelessly in therapy for six weeks, reaching milestones like standing, walking and driving. Today, Whitney is back in the classroom, teaching Spanish to her middle and high school students.

Printing the way to new possibilities
February 11, 2021

The scope of rehabilitation is ever-changing, and keeping up requires an expert team of researchers and engineers equipped with the latest technology to advance care for rehabilitation patients. At Madonna, engineers utilize an in-house 3D printer to create instant solutions that help patients overcome rehabilitative challenges.