Our Patients Say It Best

Your friends and neighbors from throughout southwest Michigan and beyond share their experiences at Lakeland Health. Do you have a story to share? Click on the "What's Your Story" button and complete the form. 

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A Dream Come True, Linda Dolezan
Aug, 2018
Physicians: Sapna Patel, MDKatie Trumbley, PARafeek Woods, MD

There’s been a lot of tears but everyone at Lakeland has been so compassionate and caring.

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Standing Tall , Karen Benedix
Nov, 2017
Physicians: Rafeek Woods, MD; Sherrell O'Donnel, DO, FACOI; Kevin Drew, MD

Before my surgery I was bent over and couldn’t stand up straight – that’s all gone now.

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A World Without Barriers to Successful Aging, Vanessa Elliott
Mar, 2017
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MDKeith VanOosterhout, MD

Dr. Sikorski did a fantastic job explaining everything to me.

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Putting the Pieces Together , Jeanne Krisher
Dec, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

I decided that I needed to put my trust in Dr. Sikorski.

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Niles to St. Joseph - One Big Family, Becky Laymon
Nov, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

They treated me so well, and encouraged me without making me feel ‘less than’. They truly became my family.

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We're Going to Fight , Rick Ledesma
May, 2016
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD; Peter Lai, MD; Edmund Paloyan, MD

I remember knowing that my prognosis was terminal and I asked Dr. Sikorski what we would do now.

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The Power of Human Touch , Cathy Schmidtman
Jul, 2015
Physicians: Nassir Mansour, MD; Jay Sandor, MD

They had such a wonderful human touch, it's kind of hard to put into words.

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The Art of Healing, BJ Goetz
Jul, 2015
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD

As soon as I arrived, I was impressed by the friendliness of the staff.

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Pain No Longer the Focus for Local Photographer, Bill Tucker
Jan, 2015
Physicians: Robert Ward, III, DO, FACN; Christian Sikorski, MD

Within two weeks I was back to feeling 100%. Now I'm telling everyone, seek out Dr. Sikorski — I think he is the best.

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Young EMT Credits Lakeland for Being Able to Walk, Michael Martinak
Jan, 2015
Physicians: Christian Sikorski, MD, FAANS, FACS,

Lakeland staff kept encouraging me, never letting me give up. Being able to walk across the room and hug my fiance and daughter made me feel on top of the world.

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