Your Life.
To Be Continued.

At Maimonides, we strive to deliver the best possible care to our patients so that they can lead healthy, fulfilling lives. Here are their stories.

Your Life.
To Be Continued.

At Maimonides, we strive to deliver the best possible care to our patients so that they can lead healthy, fulfilling lives. Here are their stories.

Patient Stories: Firpo Grant, Heart/LVAD

Firpo Grant found it hard to walk even 10 steps due to worsening heart failure. The cardiac experts at Maimonides Heart & Vascular Institute implanted an LVAD device to help his heart pump blood more efficiently. Now his family calls him “Mr. Marathon” because he’s so active and “running all over the place”. 

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Patient Stories: Firpo Grant, Heart/LVAD

Firpo Grant found it hard to walk even 10 steps due to worsening heart failure. The cardiac experts at Maimonides Heart & Vascular Institute implanted an LVAD device to help his heart pump blood more efficiently. Now his family calls him “Mr. Marathon” because he’s so active and “running all over the place”. 

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FEATURED PATIENT STORIES

Patient Stories: Judith Marius

“At the Maimonides Heart & Vascular Institute, the care is exceptional.” – Judith Marius, Patient, Maimonides Heart & Vascular Institute

Patient Stories: Pasquale Santoro

Mr. Pasquale Santoro was the first patient to undergo Next Generation Focal HIFU Treatment at the Maimonides Prostate Center. Maimonides is the FIRST and ONLY medical center on the East Coast to offer this leading edge treatment.

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Patient Stories: Henry Ogonosky

Henry Ogonosky became concerned when he started to frequently feel out of breath. The then 79-year-old Bay Ridge resident was used to being active, visiting with his 27 grandkids and shaving a few strokes off his golf game. The results of a cardiac stress test indicated Mr. Ogonosky needed an angiogram. This test checks for

Patient Stories: Bob Marcolini

Meet Bob Marcolini, an active 80-year-old from Brooklyn who found himself facing down prostate cancer. Thanks to the help of new Medicare coverage for the groundbreaking Focal HIFU technology as a treatment for prostate cancer and the efforts of Dr. David Silver and his dedicated team at the Maimonides Prostate Center, Bob’s story has a happy ending.

Patient Stories: Ernest Weinberger

After recovering from COVID-19, Ernest Weinberger suffered a severe STEMI heart attack. Learn what crucial procedure saved his life and led to a speedy recovery at Maimonides Medical Center, a hospital highly regarded for heart-attack treatment.

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