Patient Stories

Wichita father celebrates one year since his accident

2/2/2017 3:08 PM | Patient Stories

John Cummings came to Madonna last January after falling from his roof while taking down his Christmas lights. He is thrilled to be where he is today, just one year later.

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Engineers modify toy electric car to get Kansas toddler mobile

1/12/2017 8:31 AM | Patient Stories, Press Releases

Carter Brown may be just 16 months old, but he’s got a license to drive thanks to the work of engineers with Madonna's Institute for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering.

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Former Madonna patient named to national wheelchair basketball team

1/11/2017 8:07 AM | Patient Stories

Congratulations to Jeromie Meyer, a former Madonna patient, for being named to the 2017 U.S. Men's U23 World Championships wheelchair basketball team!

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Family is the most important part of therapy for Kansas graduate

12/28/2016 8:11 AM | Patient Stories

Family bonds are important around this time of year. For patients at Madonna, where family-centered care is a priority, the support of family and friends is a big part of the rehabilitation journey. Listen as Myles Hibler, who came to Madonna after a spinal cord injury left him unable tomove his arms or legs, shares his family story.

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Iowa man thanks Madonna for technology to communicate

12/14/2016 6:12 PM | Patient Stories

A Madonna occupational therapist, who is also certified as an assistive technology specialist, worked with Scott Holderbaum's care team to develop a way to tap into his passion for technology and restore the lines of communication. Click here to read more.

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Technology and innovative therapies help 6-foot-6-inch-tall teen recover from spinal cord injury

12/11/2016 6:51 PM | Patient Stories

At 6 feet 6 inches tall, Brandon’s height played a major factor into where he would recover. After seeing the technology involved, therapy options available and the education provided, Brandon’s parents said Madonna became the natural fit. 

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Madonna staff surprise patient with T-shirts showing support

9/14/2016 9:58 AM | Patient Stories

Madonna patient Joey Bierman, who is recovering from a spinal cord injury, got a surprise from a group of nurses, nurse aides and a respiratory therapist Thursday.

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Toddler motivates Wichita mom in her brain injury recovery

9/12/2016 3:04 PM | Patient Stories

Toddler motivates Wichita mom in her brain injury recovery

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