Patient Stories

With our mission to preserve and enhance our tradition of medical excellence and compassionate care for the Tampa Bay community, it is a great honor to hear that we are making a difference in the lives of our patients.

These patient stories exemplify the level of care we strive for at St. Joseph’s Hospitals.

Joann-web

Getting to the Heart of the Matter

As a bookkeeper for over 50 years, Joann took an objective approach to all the important decisions in her life. So, when she wasn't feeling...
goldstein

The Power of Generosity

Andrew Goldstein spent a lot of time with his son Collin at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital while he underwent treatment, and he knows first-hand that...
Patient Spotlight: Overcoming Breast Cancer

Patient Spotlight: Overcoming Breast Cancer

At 90 years young, Lucienne “Lucy” Stevenson can tell you from personal experience that life can be challenging. But she has never let those challenges...
Patient Spotlight: Baseball Executive Gets Major League Care

Patient Spotlight: Baseball Executive Gets Major League Care

In the middle of the night, Howard Grosswirth, an executive with the New York Yankees, arrived at the emergency department of St. Joseph’s Hospital-North complaining...