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  • Barbara Campbell

    Somerset, Pennsylvania

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can be an orthopaedic surgeon! I was a navy brat and at age 13, I was hit by a car while riding my bike on base in Japan. I was thrown 30 ft into the air … Continue reading

  • Zavina Castaneda

    Los Angeles, California

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can ride a bicycle again.

  • Carl Thulin

    Brant Beach, New Jersey

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I will be able to walk on the beach, dance with my wife and continue to serve my community.

  • Rosemarie Tye

    Madison Heights, Michigan

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can climb up the bleachers to cheer on my grandsons when they play and perform; walk the beaches in Port Austin, MI; do my favorite “thing” at the Ann Arbor, Plymouth, and Wyandotte Art … Continue reading

  • Kay West

    Corpus Christi, Texas

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can walk without the use of a wheelchair (unless in a very crowded area) and lead a relatively normal life.

  • Terry Young

    San Marino, California

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can WALK.

  • Rebecca Oliver Foreman

    Ash Flat, Arkansas

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can spend another day doing the job I love; teaching my first grade class. Excerpts from Rebecca’s story as shared by the Campbell Foundation: Rebecca Oliver Foreman describes herself as a “never-sit-down kind of teacher.” An … Continue reading

  • Joan Marie Palmer

    Jersey City, New Jersey

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can hike the Grand Canyon, ski down the mountain, dance the night away, walk around New York City, play baseball with my nephews… the list goes on and on. February 16, 2002, a bright … Continue reading

  • Casey Gibson

    Lebanon, Tennessee

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can have another chance at life with the same legs I was born with! Dr. Hassan Mir gave me another chance when all other doctors and nurses wanted to amputate my leg. I will … Continue reading

  • Michael Sheenan

    Hightstown, New Jersey

    Because of my orthopaedic care, I can take long walks with my wife and children. After my surgery, I was able to return to work in eight weeks after having been out of work, and essentially immobile, for close to … Continue reading