Items Tagged ‘Doctors Day’

March 31, 2019

Dr Chiang, you’re a gem – thank you!

By Marissa8 Marissa8

Happy Doctors’ Day to the most wonderful OB, Dr. Alexander Chiang. I appreciate your honesty and approach-ability, and most of all, I appreciate the time you take to answer my questions in the office and out of office. I don’t know how you do it, but I really appreciate it.

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Alexander Chiang, labor & delivery, OB, OBGYN, patient stories


March 31, 2019

A Vascular Story

By pat2016 pat2016

When I smile and say “Ah, yes, Dr. Steven Farley, he saved my life!” people assume it’s a bit of melodrama. But I actually believe he did. Back in late 2016 I watched a large varicose vein swell and become inflamed. Dr. Farley verified a blood clot and monitored its movement over the next two […]

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Tags: deep vein thrombosis, Doctors Day, Dr. Steven Farley, DVT, patient stories, UCLA Venous Center, vascular surgery


March 31, 2019

Happy Doctors’ Day, Dr Hu!

By Marissa9 Marissa9

Happy Doctors’ Day to my wonderful GP, Dr. Katie Hu. I’m lucky to have a caring physician like you. I can tell that you really care about my health and I appreciate all of your advice. I am definitely healthier since you became my GP. You’re the best – have a wonderful Doctors’ Day!

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Katie Hu, internal medicine, patient stories, primary care physician, UCLA Center for East-West Medicine


March 29, 2019

A touch of compassion

By Big John Big John

I would like to say a huge THANK YOU to Dr Neville for bringing this 3 wishes project to our unit and now our health system, as a bedside nurse in the MICU, this not only gives the patients and families a beautiful dignified end of life celebration, it allows for us caregivers to have […]

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Tags: 3 Wishes Program, Doctors Day, Dr. Thanh Neville, end-of-life, MICU, patient stories


My wife  has a new style!

March 29, 2019

My wife has a new style!

By Sergovia50 Sergovia50

More than 5 years ago my wife needed to start dialysis after being diagnosed with kidney failure, her whole life style ( our whole life style) changed dramatically. Back then our daughter was just 3 years old, for me as a husband and daddy was heart breaker experience when one day I saw my daughter […]

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Tags: dialysis, Doctors Day, Dr Jeffrey Veale, featured, kidney exchange program, kidney failure, kidney transplant, patient stories, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


Made me feel like the most important patient in the world

March 29, 2019

Made me feel like the most important patient in the world

By MTquint MTquint

Through visits with my primary care physician Robert Ashley and cardiologist Michael Mazar (both of whom are great) , I learned that I had multiple blockages in the three main coronary arteries. Quintuple bypass was performed by Curtis Hunter on September 28, 2018. In the weeks leading up to the surgery, Dr. Hunter promptly and […]

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Tags: cardiac rebah, Doctors Day, Dr. Curtis Hunter, Dr. Michael Mazar, Dr. Robert Ashley, featured, heart surgery, ICU, patient stories


March 28, 2019

There’s an Angel at UCLA

By Happy Patient Happy Patient

I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in July 2018. I will never forget the first phone call I received and the feeling of my heart sinking to the ground as the news was given. We had to act fast, it was go time… ready or not. I know god was looking out for me because […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Josh Cohen, Ovarian Cancer, patient stories


March 28, 2019

Unwavering Care

By Terri Terri

Dr. James Murray (Santa Monica 15th Street Plaza) has been such an exceptional physician to my entire family. He is consistent with our care; always reminding us whenever it is time for our yearly physicals or just checking to make sure we follow through with upcoming procedures. His “well” of compassion is bottomless; always taking […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. James Murray, patient stories, Santa Monica - 15th Street Family Medicine


March 28, 2019

I have an AWESOME PCP

By Lety Lety

I have an AWESOME PCP I have been a patient of Dr. Chirra’s for 15 years or more. From day 1, her demeanor has been genuine and compassionate. She listens when you speak and will remember at your next visit or visits, any health concerns, life changing events, stories you share with her and names […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Annapoorna Chirra, patient stories, primary care physician


March 28, 2019

Best doctor

By Mr Dissatisfaction Mr Dissatisfaction

Best doctor I have unfortunately many doctors due to health reasons. Actually relationships with 12. There is one doctor that stands out above all. Dr. E Hui who takes exceptional care of patients. Email replies and follow up the same day Appointments made possible based on patient needs He is very knowledgeable and offers good […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Edward K. Hui, patient stories