“I couldn't think of a better place to be.”
“Through the excellent care I received, I have become a ‘raving fan’ of Capital Health and especially the care of Dr. Steven Johnson.”
“Miracles do happen and this one happened at Capital Health.”
"I thought I would have to travel to Philadelphia many more times. But then I found Capital Health and it’s practically right in the neighborhood. It all worked out perfectly.”
Rather than have Albert transferred to one of the hospitals in nearby Philadelphia, his wife chose to have him sent to Capital Health’s Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center for more advanced care.
As Diana recalls it, “little did I know I was placed in the hands of the most competent doctors: Dr. Vez and Dr. Liebman.”
“Now that I’ve discovered this level of technology that’s this effective for prostate cancer, I want to help spread the word...."
“If anything happened to someone I knew, I’d tell them to go to Capital Health.”
Linda says her experience as a breast cancer survivor at the Capital Health Center for Oncology allowed her the opportunity to witness firsthand what she calls an example of “great camaraderie and a great culture of communication.”
“I would have never thought to come to Trenton. Now, I am so grateful I was brought to Capital Health.”
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When it was determined that Robert had prostate cancer, he researched all of his options. Then he found Capital Health's CyberKnife Center.
“I had never heard of Capital Health before. I’m blessed that I wound up there.”
"For the four months that we were in the hospital, we developed a close relationship with our doctors and nurses. I called them my guardian angels as well as my daughter's."
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Acupuncture points - anatomic points on the body used in acupuncture.
Alternative medicine - any form of therapy used alone, without recommended standard/conventional treatment.
Botanical - of plants and plant life.
Complementary medicine - group of diagnostic and therapeutic disciplines that are used together with conventional medicine.
Cupping - the use of warmed glass jars to create suction on certain points of the body.
Electrodermal activity (EDA) - measures changes in perspiration rate.
Electromyogram (EMG) - measures muscles tension and tone.
Guided imagery - envisioning a certain situation or goal to help cope with health problems.
Hydrotherapy - use of water as a medical treatment.
Moxibustion - the burning of herbal leaves on or near the body.
Palming - an imaging technique involving the visualization of color.
Qi - Chinese word for life force.
X-ray - electromagnetic energy used to produce images of bones, organs, and internal tissues.
Yin and Yang - Chinese words for complementary and opposite forces that make up the life force (Qi).
Yoga - Indian word for "union." Yoga is a posturing and breathing technique to induce relaxation.
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