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Together, Stronger

As a community hospital, we are committed to bringing the absolute best care to those we serve. In the past year, we have expanded our services to include state-of-the-art equipment and procedures that are not only new to our hospital, but new to the county and to the state. These advancements have led to life-changing outcomes for many of our patients.

Your support of our mission has made many breakthroughs in care possible. In the pages that follow, you will hear from our patients, in their own words, how you have truly made a difference to so many lives.

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Vlada Kalutski was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at the age of fifteen. Born in Belarus in 1988, just two years after the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster, it is possible she was exposed to radiation in milk as a young child. When the sonographer announced a third heartbeat, there was pindrop silence in the room. Maheen Mazhar’s first thought was, “I have two hands, how am I going to do this?” The mother-to-be’s initial shock was quickly followed by elation…and some anxiety. Slowing down was simply not an option for Carolyn Deeley, a former investment banker, mother of three daughters, and captain of her tennis team. But debilitating arthritis began to change the way she lived her life.
I Am an Artist I Am a Mother I Am a Winner
Certainly no stranger to pain, Albert remembers how excruciating the pain in his right side was on a recent afternoon. A call to Albert's physician convinced Jean to immediately call 911.
I Am a Patriot

We Want to Hear From You

Do you have a story that you would like to share with us? Sharing your experience at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center will inspire others and help us to recognize the efforts of those who made a difference in your life!