It's Personal



Dr. Hanif Jamal

As I made my rounds this morning, I was reminded of how much has already changed since we first opened the doors of Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH). A year a...

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Dr. Lorne Martin

You have so much to be proud of. That’s my first thought when I think back on everything you helped us accomplish at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH) in...

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Jason's Story

I lay in my ICU bed at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH), looking into the terrified eyes of my wife. I desperately wanted to talk to her – to squeeze her hand and ask...

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Dr. Aaron Lo

“I kept thinking my husband is very strong. He’ll come through this. He will not die.” ~ Joan Hardman While Joan was having those thoughts in the waiting room...

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Dr. Yu

When I tell people that I’m the Chief of Radiology at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH), they often take the time to share their stories.   They tell...

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Melissa Murphy

This Christmas we have our son with us and he’s happy and healthy.  We have caring friends like you to thank!   It should have been the happiest ...

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Jim Baine

There was no warning.     I felt fine when I pulled into Oakville Hospital in April 2014.  I was there to pick up my wife who was being discharged from the...

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Gillian Grossman

It is an illness with a voice that tells you not to get help. And for a long time, Gillian Grossman was reluctant to get better.   An overachiever from a young age, ...

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Dr. Mangesh Inamdar

You helped me save someone’s life.     It’s true. A young boy was rushed into our Emergency Department gasping for air.  His parents were terri...

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Dr. Michael Heffernan

No one ever wants to be a hospital patient. But if you ever become a patient, I believe you are lucky to have the Oakville Hospital here to care for you. I’m a cardiologi...

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Mark Sajko

Earlier this year, something shocking happened to me.  I developed an illness that literally trapped me in my own body. Within days I went from being strong and health...

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Kristen Balendra

When I look at my daughters, I’m so thankful there are kind-hearted people like you in our community. You see, with your generosity for Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospit...

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Harold Elsie

Harold Elsie doesn’t remember much after he was admitted to the Emergency Room (ER) at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH).  But Evelyn, his wife of 52 yea...

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Cari MacLean

Cari MacLean will always be grateful to the staff of Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for giving her another chance. The life of the 50-year-old Oakville resident, the wife...

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Todd Sullivan

I woke up one morning gasping for air. It felt like someone was holding my head underwater. I tried not to panic but I knew I had to get to the hospital fast. It’s a...

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