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Meet Sonja

Crittenton Nurse Comforts a Tired Working Mom I recently brought my daughter into the emergency department at Crittenton Hospital. She had severe abdominal pain off and on for four days. From the moment we walked in the doors, everyone was … Read More >

Meet Michael

  Michael LaGerould, age 59, of Oakland Township underwent an aortic dissection repair at Crittenton in October 2010 and has high praise for the hospital. The care he received made quite an impact on him. “The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit’s … Read More >

Meet Al

Crittenton Physicians Treat and Care for You Like a Person After an emergency appendectomy at Crittenton in September 2005, Al Michalec thought any worries about his health were behind him. During a routine follow up visit after his surgery with … Read More >

“Without Crittenton, I know I would not be here today.”

On Easter Sunday in 2011, Rick Rush had a heart attack that could have been fatal.  Thanks to the quick action of Dr. Samer Kazziha, Director of Cardiovascular Services, Rick had two stents placed in his heart less than an … Read More >

Michelle Sugg: Heroism Starts At Home

”Heroism starts at home.”  That is the reason Michelle Sugg, owner of Michelle’s Bio-Tech Linen Service makes the Crittenton Foundation her charity of choice.  “We have to be heroes for our own community if we want it to grow and be … Read More >