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Patient Stories

You want to be sure that your health care team provides the highest level of care possible and that they genuinely care about you and your family. Our goal at Hennepin Healthcare is to provide patients with a truly exceptional experience every time, without exception. Below are stories from real Hennepin Healthcare patients, sharing their interactions with our medical providers and staff across our hospital and clinics. We hope this gives you a sense of what you can expect when you receive your health care from us.

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Hennepin Healthcare - Carla D.

Carla D.

  • Eye Care

Welcomed with a smile

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Abigail J.

Abigail J.

  • Birth Center
  • Pediatrics

I want to share my heartfelt thanks to Claudia Beck, a doula with Hennepin Healthcare for guiding me through the birth of my son on May 1.

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L. Kallman

L. Kallman

  • Physical Therapy
  • Podiatry

I’ve always been a runner. It’s the only activity that really makes me feel like I’ve had a good workout. But after a long run around the lake, I started to get a pain in the arch of my left foot.

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Hennepin Healthcare - L. Larson

L. Larson

  • Physical Therapy

I just wanted to share my appreciation for Angela Reed.

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Dan B.

Dan B.

  • ENT

I have seen both Meghan and Katie in the ENT Clinic for an ear problem and they have not only been able to help me…

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Two paramedics save the day

Two paramedics save the day

  • Stroke

Sharing my story of an event that happened on April 5 at around 8:30pm in Minneapolis.

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Ivy R.

Ivy R.

  • Pediatrics

When my daughter, Ivy was 12 she was hit by a car while riding her bike and suffered traumatic injury to her right leg.

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Hennepin Healthcare - Phil G.

Phil G.

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Lab

I was in to have a COVID test on Monday, August 3rd after a terrible weekend suffering a high fever and other symptoms. My doctor recommended a test and I had heard HCMC was able to return results quickly.

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Anita E.

Anita E.

  • Integrative Health

As I sat in the exam room waiting for my visit with Dr. Tara Gustilo, I was a bit nervous. I had scheduled an appointment to discuss starting acupuncture sessions for the pain I was experiencing.

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Ker X.

Ker X.

  • Birth Center
  • Women's Health

The Nurse Midwives mean more to me than just a relationship between providers and patients. To me, they are a part of my family.

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