A story of family and faith: Jennifer received a kidney transplant. The donor was Capri, who is married to Dennis. Jennifer is Dennis’ ex-wife. It’s complicated.
The extended family has grown closer as a result of Capri's generosity. She says her faith led her to the decision.
Janet Darnell received a life-saving lung transplant. Five months later she received life-saving surgery for colon cancer. She calls herself a “walking miracle.”
Without the lung transplant, the cancer may never have been detected.
Multiple sclerosis, lung cancer, and 50 marathons: Aaron Hawkins about to reach amazing milestone
"He has been a blessing and role model for so many," his doctor Jonathan Nesbitt says.
Hospital staff conspires to help transplant patient plan a surprise proposal – to his wife
Love was in the air on the seventh floor of Medical Center East
Marching in the Tournament of Roses Parade after knee surgery? Check. Carrying a 30-lb. drum set? That, too.
It was a long journey for Jill Griffin to that iconic New Year’s Day parade, and her surgeon Rick Wright made it possible
Meredith Watson is pursuing a career as a “professional nose.” Surgery at VUMC sharpened her sense of smell.
"I literally could feel air in parts of my nose where I’d never felt it before.”
Mary Marlowe decided to donate one of her kidneys. Four people received transplants as a result.
“It is amazing to see all the pieces come together from one person’s generosity.”
Lydia Gross is 100. She just piloted a plane for the first time — and she heard every sound because of her cochlear implants.
Performing an elective procedure on an older patient initially raised concerns for her doctor, David Haynes — but the results have been a resounding success
The little boy was in the swimming pool, not breathing. Thanks to CPR, first responders and LifeFlight, he is fine.
It should have been a joyous day. It almost turned tragic.