Patient Stories

The Legacy of a Legend

Platform sandals. Clogs. Wedges. Mules. Patent leather Mary Janes. What do all these shoes have in common? In the late 1970s, these were all the latest trends in fashion footwear and […]

Platform sandals. Clogs. Wedges. Mules. Patent leather Mary Janes. What do all these shoes have in common?

GORD WILSON

Colour commentator for Ottawa Senators broadcasts on TSN 1200 and the face of Sens TV gets a new chance at life.

It’s humbling to be part of something that could save the life of someone I may never meet. To give their family the gift of time that we have.

Anne McAllister

A patient inspires doctors to learn more about a rare and potentially deadly cardiac condition

The Institute is a very special place; it feels small and homey but its positive impact on patients like me is huge.

NATALIE TOMMY

Natalie Tommy is hooked on raising awareness and funds for causes near and dear to her heart…

Collectively, we knew this had to be more than just an event to raise funds, it had to be a movement women and men would engage in

JEAN MICHEL

Jean, a grateful father, husband, and Heart Institute patient shares his hard road back to heart health and recovery…that all started with a long flight of stairs

“Watching my kids grow-up”: A dad and husband’s gift of time.

JULY CYRIAC

Every minute counted as July, a Registered Nurse (RN), was rushed into the Heart Institute on a stretcher.

A baby’s first cry is the last thing you would expect to hear at the Heart Institute. Yet, that was the case on Nov 1st, 2022...

Skip to content