patient stories

After recovering from a 10 hour surgery on March 13th, I had an absolutely amazing nurse named Michelle on the 8 west floor of RR UCLA. Michelle made the 7 days that I was there fun: She was favorite and the kindest nurse I’ve ever had at UCLA throughout every [...]

By uclahealth • May 14, 2020
I was induced May 5th , I never felt so safe & welcome. Staff is GREAT. I would love to thank one person in specific, her name is Hannah, wonderful great nurse. I normally don’t do this but I thought I should take the time to thank her since I [...]
By uclahealth • May 14, 2020
I was diagnosed with Graves' disease that was roughly 7 years ago. I was being taken care of by my primary care doctor for the first 3 years. Then I saw an endocrinologist and was treated for another 3 years. He also discovered a nodule through my ultrasound, in which [...]
By Sergio12 • March 11, 2020
I would rate Dr.Yeh as very professional and not intimidating-- he's very easy to talk and everyone here at the clinic was very easy to talk to and compassionate. I was diagnosed with a gross on my thyroid, in September of 2019. I was not very educated at the time [...]
By Gerald12 • March 11, 2020
Unbelievably-- above and beyond what I was expecting. Dr.Yeh, he goes above and beyond as he is so knowledgeable and professional. He answered all the questions I had and even the ones didn't have. I had a ultrasound and biopsy done in November and my doctor said that I had [...]
By Keki10 • March 11, 2020

My fiancé Marc Coronel had a kidney transplant at UCLA. His surgeon was Dr. Jeffrey Veale. We are very thankful and grateful for the wonderful experience we [...]

By Cin • February 4, 2020
Thanksgiving 2019 will not be forgotten. I had an accident on my way to work early about 6:09 AM. It was raining and suddenly I lost control of my car. I stirred the car to the left worried I might hit a car on the right and hit the break. [...]
By Lisa • February 4, 2020

Prior to having surgery with Dr. Livhits I was diagnosed with crazy high blood pressure in the 190s, With medications it was down in the 160 range. I also experienced lots of fatigued and loss of energy.Now after surgery [...]

By Scooby360 • February 4, 2020

The Doctors and professional staff at UCLA saved my life. After months of dealing with symptoms which my prior Doctor thought might be ALS, I went to UCLA to have a barium swallow test. The speech pathologist who conducted the test, Lindsay Lanciault, suggested that if I’m not getting the [...]

By Don • February 4, 2020

My family and I were really pleased with Dr Laleh Jalilian as our mom's anesthesiologist and the great care that she provided when she took care of my mom for her recent surgery. We all felt very relieved [...]

By behnoosh55 • February 4, 2020