Learn how Baystate Health touches the lives of people in our community.


Innovative LINX Surgery Changes Patient's Life

Longmeadow resident Frank Kilcoyne had had a lifelong struggle with gastroesophageal reflux disease - until he became the first patient to undergo the innovative LINX procedure at Baystate Health. See how magnets make eating pizza possible again for Frank.

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In the Midst of Devastation, Baystate Health Brings Hope

After Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico in 2017, hundreds of displaced survivors came to our area. Read how Baystate Health employees moved quickly and with great compassion to meet the urgent need for health care and support.

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Lifesaving Kidney Transplant Program Reaches 1,000th Transplant Milestone

Find out what surprised Lynn Baker who came to the Kidney Transplant Program at Baystate Medical Center in its early days and was the 11th transplant recipient. The program is the only one in our region that includes five experienced surgeons and a team of nephrologists, transplant coordinators, and others.

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