Stories

This page features stories about Beebe Healthcare, Beebe Medical Foundation, our communities, and our patients.

Mike and Mary Ellen South made a special visit to Beebe’s Emergency Department to thank Dr. Emily Massey, center, for her compassionate and excellent care.

Emergency Department Physician Takes Time to Listen

As a volunteer writer for Beebe Medical Foundation, I am usually writing a story about someone else expressing their praise...Read more

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Melissa Watts: Stronger Today Than Before Cancer

Melissa Watts of Millsboro remembers feeling terrified when she learned she had bone and breast cancer. “It was like I...Read more

John and Laura Epstein enjoy walking their dogs, Bella and Shiro, along the Lewes-Georgetown trail since his successful hip replacement surgery at Beebe.

John Epstein: Beebe Hip Replacement Surgery Put Me in Remission and Back on My Feet

John Epstein would be the first person to tell you not to feel sorry for him. He’s lived Hawaii, has three sons, a loving...Read more

Linda and John Kopf, with their daughters, Kaitlyn and Sarah, celebrate John’s excellent care provided by Dr. Erik Stancofski, right, and Beebe’s Same-Day Surgery Team.

John's Story: New Home Brings Fresh Outlook on Patient Care

“The No. 1 thing that attracted us to this area is the people,” said John Kopf, a recent transplant to Southern Delaware. “...Read more

Tom Volatile and Carol Dennis celebrate the excellent care Tom received from Dr. Edward Stephenson, left.

Tommy V's Story: Committed to Beebe for Life

In our house, Sunday is a day to relax, sleep in, and have a nice home-cooked breakfast. But this particular Sunday, when my...Read more

Stu Bruce

Stu's Story: Beebe’s Team Gave Me the Confidence I Needed for Recovery

It was a warm September day – the perfect day to go for a swim in the ocean. Stu Bruce woke up early, loaded up his car, and...Read more

Ernie and Kathy Catucci, in front, celebrate excellent care with (l-r) Justin Shockley and Christine Mapp of Mid-Sussex Rescue Squad Station 91; Kalina Petkova and Matt Troutman of Sussex County EMS Medic 106; Dr. G. Robert Myers, interventional cardiolog

Ernie & Kathy's Story: Beebe Offers Big City Expertise

Ernie and Kathy Catucci have been coming to the Delaware beaches since they were kids. Now their visits often begin on a...Read more

Kim King, center, celebrates the excellent care she received from Laura Morris, right, and Janine Anderson at Beebe Healthcare.

Pay Attention - This Could Save Your Nerves

Lung cancer has taught me a lot – starting with the fact that there are lots of opinions about what a PET scan is. Leading...Read more

Corky Guzzo-Fling of Long Neck got her life back after bariatric surgery.

Corky's Story: Bariatric Surgery Saved My Life

After committing to drastic lifestyle changes and undergoing gastric sleeve surgery, Corky is finally living her best life...Read more

Jeff Balk, left, celebrates the excellent care he received from Dr. Mouhanad Freih.

Beebe’s Dr. Freih helped me weather a widowmaker

I have a pretty terrific life. Not only am I a proud Rehoboth Beach business owner, but I also host a radio show called “...Read more

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