Patients Share Success Stories


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Max Coploff

Max Coploff has always led an active life. When Max suffered a stroke that weakened his left side, he wanted to get strong and go home as soon as possible. He chose to recover at HealthSouth Nittany Valley, where he had two weeks of inpatient rehabilitation.

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Leo Corl

Leo arrived at healthSouth in a wheelchair on October 10, unable to move his left arm or his left leg. He spent 17 days at the hospital, working hard in physical and occupational therapy for three hours a day, and progressed to the use of a walker.

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Joseph Hazel

My dad recently suffered his second stroke. Following my initial fear and concern for his recovery, I was able to breathe a big sigh of relief knowing that he would be receiving rehabilitation at HealthSouth Nittany Valley.

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Jim Langton

Jim Langton

Jim Langton is a husband, a father of six, and grandfather of 11. As a HealthSouth patient, Jim worked hard on his rehabilitation goals so that he could go home as soon as possible after recovering from surgery.

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Marvin Kohler

Marvin Kohler

Marvin Kohler, 54, can’t speak; he uses an electronic communication device to type words, or his wife Crystine speaks for him.  He also has no use of his right arm.  However, despite difficult physical limitations due to a stroke, Marvin is an artist.

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Don Miller

Donald Miller

Retired Centre County resident Donald Miller recently had a stroke and suffered from left side paralysis, which affected his left arm and leg, the left side of his face, and his speech.

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Louise Mundy

Louise Mundy

Louise Mundy was in a car accident that resulted in multiple injuries, and was sent to Geisinger Medical Center for treatment.   After her recovery at Geisinger, Louise knew that it was time for rehabilitation, and the choice was easy.

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Russell Trego

Russell Trego

“I’m an independent man, and I want to stay that way,” says Russell Trego, Jr., 58, of McAlisterville. That is a common sentiment among many people facing rehabilitation after an injury, illness or surgery.

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Esther Scaturro

A few months ago, Esther fell in her apartment, breaking her hip, fracturing her leg, and chipping a bone in her foot. After her stay at HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital, Esther seems to have a new lease on life.

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Victoria Nelson

Victoria Nelson

“After running a half-marathon in Virginia, I remember feeling like something was not right in my head.”  Months of trying to determine the cause of her symptoms resulted in an MRI which showed a brain tumor, called a vestibular schwannoma.

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