Patient Stories

Burn injuries are traumatic injuries requiring complex, multidisciplinary care. At the Gene and Barbara Burnett Burn Center, we provide complete care to help burn survivors achieve the fullest possible recovery. Our specialty-trained physicians, nurses, therapists and more support patients and their families through physical, mental and emotional healing.

Learn how the combination of advanced care, hard work and determination enables patients to triumph over severe burn injuries.

Chris Gifford and his family 

Thankful to Return to Ordinary
Expert burn care, determination sets Chris Gifford on road to recovery

Justin Taylor 

Home Explosion Survivor Finds New Outlook
Region's leading burn care enables positive outcome for Justin Taylor

Brandon Smith 

Motivated Survivor Overcomes Burn Accident in Record Time
Quality care, family support inspire Brandon Smith's rapid recovery

Alex Dewey   

Young Burn Patient on Road to Recovery
Alex Dewey receives cards from around the world to encourage his recovery

Jordan Aguilar 

Burn Survivor Foregoes Fireworks on July 4
Jordan Aguilar's care motivates her to begin her career nursing career at the health system