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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center Patients Share Their Stories



Shelia Wright32256/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Shelia-Wright-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Shelia Wright: Lymphoma SurvivorI never doubted I’d beat it. I knew that God would come through for me. And as my family likes to say, ‘Cancer picked the wrong woman this time.’Lymphoma didn’t have a chance against this patient’s fortitude. The doctors at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center helped her through the battle.
Cherie Shortridge32266/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Cherie-Shortridge-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Cherié Shortridge: Breast Cancer SurvivorAllow yourself to grieve, get mad and be sad – but then get over it. Have a plan and follow it. Be selfish. Take care of yourself.Confronted with breast cancer, Cherié focused all her energy on beating it.
Arthur Butler32276/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Arthur-Butler-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Arthur Butler: Prostate Cancer SurvivorIt’ll be OK. It’s going to be a journey, but it’s one you can win. It takes endurance, focus and commitment.​​​The fight to overcome prostate cancer takes drive. Arthur Butler shares his story of survival with the help of doctors at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Phyllis Ceasar32286/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Survivor_Group-199x_Phyllis%20Ceasar.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Phyllis Ceasar: Breast Cancer SurvivorI learned sitting at home alone and feeling sorry for myself was not the answer.With help from her family, friends and Kelsey-Seybold support group, Phyllis is staying positive and living through breast cancer.​
Peggy Louie32296/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Peggy-Louie-rollup.jpg" width="210" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Peggy Louie: Breast Cancer SurvivorI learned there was no need for fear. Breast cancer is very much curable if detected early, as in my case.​Peggy learned she's stronger than cancer and tougher than she thought she was. She shares her story of survival at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Bryanna Barriere32306/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/BryannaBarriereBanner.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Bryanna Barriere: Hodgkin's Lymphoma SurvivorMy mom, dad, stepmom, two sisters and grandmother were there with the support I needed. And I kept telling myself that everything would work out.At 22 years young, Bryanna graduated college with a chemical engineering degree...and survived cancer.​
Brooke Wagoner32326/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Brooke-Wagoner-RU.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Brooke Wagoner: Cancer SurvivorI know the Cancer Center is where I’m supposed to beKelsey-Seybold Cancer Center Employee Shares Her Own Story to Help Others.
Eric Croswhite32346/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Eric-Croswhite-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Eric Croswhite: Melanoma Skin Cancer SurvivorDespite my fear, I always felt very comfortable with the care I was getting from my doctors and I had complete faith I was doing the right thing.Learn how Kelsey-Seybold patient, Eric Croswhite, overcame cancer with the guidance from Dr. Tejash Patel.
Lucille Barriere32356/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="Lucille Barriere" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Lucille-Barriere-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Lucille Barriere: Breast Cancer SurvivorI like being a patient at Kelsey because any doctor I need is right there.Lucille was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2006. She had gone to Kelsey-Seybold Clinic’s Main Campus for her annual mammogram, like she had many times before. This time, the results were different.
Carlos Garcia32396/24/2019 8:56:19 AMhtmlFalseaspxCarlos Garcia: Cancer SurvivorVicki Hunter, R.N., Kelsey-Seybold Case Manager, made a huge difference in my battles with cancer and amputation. Vicki did an awesome job helping me and my family through a very difficult time. And she continues to help us today.Carlos Garcia shares his personal story about his treatment for bone cancer at Kelsey Seybold.


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