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Meet Gary

Gary’s Story As a basketball coach, Gary has taught his players that hard work pays off, and as a patient on the Inpatient Rehab Unit at Crittenton, he stood true to his words, and is now seeing the rewards of … Read More >

Meet Kevin

Kevin underwent a below the knee amputation while hospitalized at another facility.  When the Crittenton Rehabilitation Team was asked to evaluate Kevin, Clinical Liaison Kathy Jenkins went to the hospital to meet with Kevin and his wife Angela.  After reviewing … Read More >

Meet Marva

Marva was admitted to Crittenton for back surgery with Dr. Steven Rapp. She had been experiencing back problems for several years and required extensive surgery. Prior to surgery, Marva required assistance from her son to walk as she was unable to … Read More >

Meet Deda

Deda Gjinaj was admitted to the Crittenton Rehab Unit following back surgery at another facility.  At the insistence of his daughter Drita, who is a housekeeper at Crittenton, he came to the rehab unit to help get him back on … Read More >

Meet Buzz

I would like to thank the nurses and doctors of Crittenton Hospital’s Shelton Heart Center for the great care they provided me this past winter. For the 30 years that I’ve been dealing with heart disease, I haven’t received better … Read More >