Skip to Content

Patient & Employee Stories

Patients are at the center of everything we do. Some patients and their families have chosen to share their stories about the outstanding care they received at the CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center.

Patient Stories

Mike Crow

Clarence Enneking

Dollie Felling

Duane Gertken

Dennis Gerke

Carol Halvorson

Mike Hengel

Gail Johnson

Samantha Kankelfitz

Bob Kempenich

Janet Klassen

Doug Lien

Susan Merchant

James Michels

Ruthie Nodsle

Art Pierskalla

Marcy Schleper

Barb Spoden

Judie Van Geest

David Van Heel

Bob Walter

Eugene Wentzel

Employee Stories

John Inkster, Exercise Physiologist

Wade Schmidt, MD

Laura Van Heel, RN

CentraCare's My Healthy News

Get the latest news on the heart health topics that matter most to you such as diet and exercise — delivered straight to your inbox every month.

Sign up for our newsletter

Watch Dennis Cushman's Story