News & Publications

Trading a diseased disc for an artificial one

Trading a diseased disc for an artificial one

Larry Naylor lived with agonizing neck pain for many years. To provide relief for his chronic and severe pain, Naylor asked his primary care physician for a referral to the same physician who had treated his sister’s back pain – Cyrus Ghavam, MD, at The Orthopaedic Center. Read Naylor's story.

Zack's Heart Attack

Zack's Heart Attack

A fun, family day at the baseball park took a frightening turn when Zack James walked off the field and told his wife Alicia, "I don't feel so good. I think I hurt my arms when I was up to bat.”" Read Zach's story.

2015 Quality Report

We want to keep you informed on the quality initiatives that are ongoing at our community hospital. Read more.

New technique in ovarian cancer

New technique in ovarian cancer

A new technique in ovarian cancer treatment is giving Christina Laymon a better chance of survival, thanks to the board certified gynecologic oncologists at Huntsville Hospital. Read her story.

Healing the heart of a veteran

Healing the heart of a veteran

Rose Wiley is a retired soldier and an avid runner. Due to recurring episodes of fainting and a racing heart, she gradually had to cut down on her running. Rose was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AFib). Read her story.

Thank You Jean Templeton

Thank You Jean Templeton

The Health Care Authority Board recently recognized former board member Jean Wessel Templeton for her 18 years of service by naming the hospital’s Community Health Initiative program in her honor. Learn more.

Big focus on little patients

All emergency room physicians have to be prepared to treat unexpected and challenging medical problems, but pediatric emergency physicians must also be knowledgeable of the varying developmental stages in children and how each stage requires a different approach to treatment. Read more.

An Inpatient Hospice Unit: A setting to celebrate life more richly

Most expectant families have heard the words, “Bringing a child into the world changes everything.” When Angela Marie Johnson was born one month early in El Paso, TX, in August 1998, parents Kristina and Johnnie couldn’t possibly have known how much of an impact their “Angel” would have. Read more.