Surgery Patients Share Their Stories

Our Genesis HealthCare System surgeons are dedicated to getting you back to your normal routines as quickly as possible.

Read about community members enjoying life with the help of our skilled surgeons and latest technology.

Patient Stories

Surgeon Repairs 3 Hernias in Single Robot-Assisted Surgery

Tina Cummings owns a bustling salon and spa in Zanesville and didn’t have time for a lengthy surgery and recovery. Who does, really? But the pain in Tina’s abdomen couldn’t be ignored any longer. 

Woman is Repaired and Restored After Hiatal Hernia Surgery

For more than 30 years, Char Bucci lived with severe heartburn. As time went by, Char’s hiatal hernia grew in size and severity. She began losing weight, vomiting more and experiencing daily swallowing issues. Surgery was desperately needed. Upon a referral from her primary care physician, Char met with Dr. Rothermel at the Genesis Center of Surgical Excellence.

Chris Brown & Carol

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