Wound Care Patient Stories

Dr. John Eldridge

Jessica Bruner

Jessica Bruner wanted nothing more than to feel healthy again. On top of her rheumatoid arthritis, she spent 10 years suffering from breast implant illness — an autoimmune response to implants that can cause severe symptoms including chronic fatigue, fevers, brain fog and joint pain.

Jessica’s Story >

Rae Jean Jansen

For Northern Kentucky resident Rae Jean Jansen, a cancer diagnosis was the last thing on her mind as she prepared for Christmas 2015. When she need help with the effects of radiation therapy, she met with Roger Teller, MD, wound care specialist at
St. Elizabeth Healthcare.

Rae Jean’s Story >

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Charles Lorentz

Before becoming a patient at St. Elizabeth’s Patrick T. Birrer Wound Care Center, Charles Lorentz battled open wounds that started after knee surgery, swelling and inflammation on his legs that refused to heal for years. Expertise, persistence and collaboration with a team of specialists helped Charles get the care and healing he couldn’t wait for any longer.

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Dr. Gregory Worley

Brenda Weaver

It all began in April 2019 when Brenda Weaver developed a small ulcer to her right heel. What started as a small wound to her right heel, quickly evolved into a larger wound and severe infection requiring hospitalization.

Brenda’s Story >

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Learn more about our wound care centers or schedule an appointment today at one of the four Patrick T. Birrer Wound Care Center locations:

All locations are members of the Healogics Network, the nation’s largest advanced wound care service provider. Distinctions for our wound care services include being named a Healogics Center of Distinction, Healogics Center of the Year and Healogics Center of Excellence.