Alisha Metcalf was watching her husband, Matt, join his Cub Scout troop on a homemade slip-and-slide when she noticed his body turn awkwardly as he went down the slide. A bulging disc in Matt's neck had immediately paralyzed him from the neck down. After spinal fusion surgery and hard work at the Sutter Rehabilitation Institute, Matt is now walking again and is determined to come back even better than before his injury.
Wayne learned how to get back on his feet and can happily play with his children again after leg numbness gradually forced him into a wheelchair.
Noticing the lack of original artwork during his father's rehabilitation, Elliot created photographs geared toward inspiring patients.
Six months after having surgery to fix her scoliosis, Marilyn was back to her favorite hobby, competitive, long-distance horse riding.
With the help of the Sutter Rehabilitation Institute, Tom is now back at home on his farm and looking forward to playing a little golf.
Patricia Vermillion was able to travel around France with her art group thanks to minimally invasive spine surgery and routine physical therapy.
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