Patient Stories

Reconstruction Project

In 2014, Lynn native Grant Story, the owner of Story Construction, a company that specializes in new construction, remodeling and repair work, began to experience a new type of pain around his lower back, thighs and groin that was not so easily treated. Watch video

Former smoker preaches importance of lung cancer screening

Thanks to a CT scan performed at NSMC Union Hospital, former smoker Maryanne Sheckman of Swampscott caught her lung cancer early and lived to tell the tale. Watch video

Unexpected Diagnosis, Exceptional Outcome

After several weeks of disrupted sleep, Phil Brooks finally paid a visit to the Emergency Department at NSMC Union Hospital. NSMC cardiologist Michael Goldstein, M.D., admitted him for testing. The tests essentially showed that Phil was experiencing a decrease in heart function. Watch video