Inspiring Hope

Inspiring Hope:

For expert care, close to home

At age 33, Tracy Fuqua was diagnosed with stage two breast cancer, but she takes comfort in the trust she has in Dr. Takeyla Williams' expertise. She also sees her journey as an opportunity to save other women’s lives.

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Dr. Weiss with a pediatric patient

Inspiring Hope:

For trusting relationships

When young children have surgery, their experience can shape future medical interactions for years to come. See how anesthesiologist Dr. Roger Weiss uses this opportunity to inspire trust in children.

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 Betty Bitner pictured in her garden

Inspiring Hope:

For independence

After having bilateral knee surgery in 2017, Betty Bitner said the only limits she has are the ones she places on herself.

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Dr. Vincent Barnhart of Summit Primary Care, Mercersburg

Inspiring Hope:

For healthier men

If you can’t prevent a disease, catch it early. As part of Men's Health month, check out this guide on what tests to discuss with your primary care provider at each stage of your life.

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Andrew Lininger, CRNP, with William Myers

Inspiring Hope:

For healthier men

After losing his daughter to colon cancer, William Myers of Greencastle stresses the importance of getting your colonoscopy.

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Inspiring Hope:

For a better quality of life

John Culbertson of Shippensburg shares how the team at Summit ENT & Hearing provided a support system through his cancer diagnosis and helped his life return to normal with sinus surgery.

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Inspiring Hope:

For a healthier child

A diabetes diagnosis is anything but simple, especially when it comes to children and adolescents. Dr. Kanika Shanker, who specializes in pediatric endocrinology, discusses how parents play an instrumental role in the growth of their children.

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Inspiring Hope:

For healthier hearts

Timothy Banks shares the story of the day he suffered a major heart attack, and the "army of staff" at Chambersburg Hospital he credits with saving his life.

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Inspiring Hope:

For a healthier weight

Andrea Rhone and Ashley Mackey became best friends in sixth grade. Over time, the two drifted apart, but their bond was renewed from shared journeys with bariatric surgery.

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Inspiring Hope:

For a healthier weight

Life used to be all about numbers for Amber Gossert. Not anymore, though, thanks to bariatric surgery and continued support from Summit Health.

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