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68 Adult Patient Stories found

MSK patient Craig Straus with his two young sons

Craig's Story

Craig Straus was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma after he experienced hearing loss and a loud ringing sound in one ear. MSK surgeons Samuel Selesnick and Cameron Brennan removed the noncancerous tumor, and today, Craig is getting used to a new normal with hearing loss in his left ear. He comes back to MSK once a year for an MRI.

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Terri Leno with her sons and New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard

Terri’s Story

Terri knew something was wrong with her health, but doctors couldn’t pinpoint the cause. When she came to Memorial Sloan Kettering, she received an accurate diagnosis — and had a surgery that changed her life.

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