If you have a tumor in your 50s, 60s or even 70s, many doctors will operate without much question. However, when Dr. Bill Shuman was told that he had a tumor on his spinal cord, his age came into question. An operation of that magnitude on a 90 year old terrified even the greatest surgeons.
When Traci Mask found out that she had a softball size tumor pressing against her brain, her most overwhelming fear revolved around her two children. She yearned to watch them grow. Her role as their mother was of utmost importance to her. A tumor was not what she had in mind when thinking about the future of her family. Traci found her way to Dr. Kimberly Walpert.
Listen to Corey's story as he thanks Dr. Walpert for the impact she's had on him and his family and for saving his life.
Tony Chatham met Dr. Walpert when she operated on his own dad, but little did he know that years later he would be on the operating table. As a dad, being stuck on the couch due to two fractured vertebrae, a ruptured disc, and two herniated discs was not ideal. His only option was to go through surgery, but his experience with Dr. Walpert was well worth it.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a very common condition seen in our practice when patients start to experience tingling and numbness of the hands.
During the holidays, it’s hard to maintain healthy eating habits. With all the delicious temptations, it’s easy to get off track.