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  • Kentucky Children's Hospital

  • UK HealthCare and the Kentucky Children's hospital eliminate the need to travel for the best care, by providing advanced, national-caliber care, right here. UK HealthCare patients are given every possible advantage, turning patients into survivors. Share their stories of healing.

    Cystic fibrosis and lung transplant


    Nicole Tipton 63x63 pxKentucky’s youngest double lung transplant recipient finds life, and hope

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    Duodenal atresia and annular pancreas


    misty-thompson-thumbPrenatal ultrasound revealed bowel blockage, neonatal surgery was the answer

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  • Markey Cancer Center

    The expert team of specialists at the Markey Cancer Center has been treating patients in a compassionate and caring environment for more than 20 years. For patients with advanced or recurrent cancer, we often use the latest research programs offering breakthrough treatments and therapies.

  • Stage IVa tongue cancer


    Penny and Gary Nally iconExpert team helps patient battle tongue cancer


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