Testimonials

“A Correct Diagnosis Returned My Quality of Life.”

“A serious bout with vertigo and a quick ambulance ride to Springfield Hospital ultimately led me to a consult with Dr. Christopher Ryder. He was incredible! After an in-depth interview and several tests, he concluded my vertigo was brain related — likely resulting from a recent concussion. Unlike the type of vertigo that is frequently…

Serious HIGH FIVES to the Emergency Department

“Thank you Springfield Hospital Emergency Department staff. Your careful attention to my heart throughout my visit was extremely appreciated. My nurse, Jenny, connected with my mind, made me feel safe, and talked to me as a friend. I’m giving serious high fives to Springfield Hospital’s ED for exceptional care to a scared and alone woman’s…

Dr. Muller listened like a friend, and advised me like a pro.

“Six years ago, David L. Muller, MD, performed a knee replacement for me and I could not have asked for better care. In fact, it was so excellent that when I recently needed a hip replacement, there was absolutely no question that I wanted the Connecticut Valley Orthopaedics team to care for me. Dr. Muller…

Easing My Mind Was Essential for My Care. They Succeeded.

“I’ve needed several surgical procedures over recent months and I appreciate and highly recommend the staff at Springfield Hospital. Their professional skill and care put me at ease right from the start. I experienced that same level of care throughout the entire process. From registration, to urology, radiology and surgery… all were fantastic. I am…

Dr. Ciocchi is More Than My Doctor. He Became a Personal Friend.

“I’m very proactive about my health and when I saw signs that concerned me, I took immediate action and sought testing. It became clear that I needed surgery, and I appreciate the time that Dr. Ciocchi spent explaining the process in detail. I was also greatly comforted by his unexpected weekend visit to check on…

Genuine Care and Comfort

“I’ve chosen Springfield Hospital on two occasions recently for urgent healthcare needs. Both times, I was impressed by the skill and competence of the staff. Most notable was the depth of genuine care and comfort they provided to me. The feeling was real — like none I’ve ever experienced at other hospitals. It was like…

Springfield Hospital Saved My Life.

“Springfield Hospital Saved My Life. Just back from an overseas vacation and getting ready for work, I felt a thump in my chest. Right away, I knew something was terribly wrong. A 9-1-1 call and Springfield EMS brought me to the Emergency Department. The expert, caring and dedicated professionals at Springfield Hospital saved my life….

I found the skill and professionalism of the Emergency team to be remarkable.

“Shocked by a healthcare crisis, and comforted knowing Springfield Hospital was minutes away, I found the skill and professionalism of the Emergency team to be remarkable. Their kindness and compassion put me at ease, and a follow-up call from Brooke Pringle, PA-C, demonstrated a high level of personal care, assured me all was well, and…

After computer-assisted hip surgery, I was pain-free!

“When my hip pain began impacting my life, and I could no longer do the things I enjoy, I realized enough is enough and called Connecticut Valley Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. After computer-assisted hip surgery, I was pain-free! “— Karen Harrison, Rutland, VT

It is reassuring to know that such great, caring medical professionals are only one town away.

“Over an eight-week period, a medical condition required daily visits to Springfield Hospital for an antibiotic infusion. I experienced, first hand, the dedication and commitment to excellence by Springfield Hospital staff. Enthusiastic, smiling outpatient admitting clerks greeted me. Lindsay, Kristin and Carmen were warm, caring and genuinely interested in the wellbeing of their patients. Those…