Patient Stories

Janette Coombs, Nick, Annie Aquila

Fueling cars and kindness from patient to patient

A project started by Dartmouth Cancer Center patient Janette Coombs as a way to involve her son, Nicholas, has flourished into a meaningful mission that brings relief to many other patients.

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Liz Stutzmann

Our Patients. Their Stories. Liz Stutzmann

Liz Stutzmann finds life-saving surgery at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center to remove her diseased pancreas.

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Rhett, Rachel, Troy and Hayden

New Babies Reveal Silver Linings in Long Pandemic Year

Thanks to the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Birthing Pavilion staff's expertise delivering babies during COVID-19, the Collins' family got a lot of appreciated attention welcoming their new son Rhett.

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Tom and Kevin Perron

Giving Back to the Medical Community that Helped Save His Life

Kevin Perron, the owner of Treefort Lifestyles, donated 6,000 medical-grade masks to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in appreciation for the care he was given as an infant.

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Dia Draper portrait

Life in Cancer Survivorship: Dia Draper

Four years after completing treatment for colon cancer, Dia Draper reflects on life in survivorship and the complex emotions and changes in life perspective that come along with surviving a serious illness.

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