Gynecologic Cancer Patient Stories
As the trusted source for gynecologic cancer care, Swedish Medical Center and our gynecologic oncologists – Dr. Kevin Davis and Dr. Mary Jo Schmitz – have received many wonderful stories of survivorship.
Endometrial Cancer Survivor
In October 2011 at the age of 56, Romona was diagnosed with Stage 2 endometrial cancer. She underwent a full hysterectomy that was performed robotically. Olson was amazed at the outcome of her surgery after returning to work only a week and half after surgery.
Cervical Cancer Survivor
At 25 years old, Stephanie Madsen thought she had her entire future planned out. Life seemed to be perfect for Stephanie until her list of dreams quickly turned into a battle plan to fight cervical cancer. Stephanie says, "I can't imagine not having my faith in a situation like this."