Patient Stories

The Cath Lab at the Heart Center of Niagara is Saving Lives in Niagara

WIVB’s news co-anchor Brittni Smallwood stopped in to interview a patient who suffered a heart attack and was treated at the Cath Lab located at The Heart Center of Niagara.  Minutes matter during a heart attack, the Cath Lab is the only one located in Niagara County and is closer than going to Buffalo.


Robert M. Difrancesco’s Story

I am very pleased to prepare this “glowing” report to you regarding my recent admission to the Schoellkopf Health Center.


Tommy Gariano’s Story

After Having bypass surgery in my left leg I contracted a infection in the groin wound. After taking antibiotics for 10 days the wound would not close. After following surgeon’s orders for two weeks it would not heal. So on the advice of a Memorial staff member I was scheduled to go to the Wound […]


David Green’s Story

David Green is the Head Golf Professional at Shelridge Country Club with years of experience as a PGA Professional, and needed emergency treatment for a wound and other serious conditions. He shares his story in a letter to Joseph Ruffolo, President & CEO of NFMMC.