Patient Stories

Any one, any age can be diagnosed with cancer. Learn how these survivors conquered this diagnosis.


Rose Behnke

Watch Rose, an HFM Cancer Center patient, who battled with Lymphoma and has been cancer free for 9 years, explain in her own words how empowered and grateful she feels after her experience.

Karen Kehl

Hear Karen tell her story of why she chose to have her treatment for multiple myeloma at HFM Cancer Center and why she considers our staff her family and friends.

Joe Mader

Watch Joe explain how he discovered his breast cancer and how quickly he was able to get his treatment and plan of recovery. His trust in HFM Cancer Center made his decision to get care here simple, while he was still able to maintain his high standards.

Mary Ferguson

Listen to Mary describe her cancer diagnosis and how the HFM Cancer Center gave her care and compassion she needed, even during her second diagnosis, that allowed her to feel comfort in her time of need and worry.

Darrell Reed

Watch Darrell explain how gut-wrenching a cancer diagnosis can be, but how the HFM Cancer Center gave him the hope to fight. All he needed was a 30% chance to beat his cancer and the right care.

Patient Stories

Conquering college & cancer.

Early action, expert care and a positive attitude help St. Norbert student Mary McConnaha get back to her goals at hand.

Read Mary’s Story

Walking the same cancer journey.

Mother and daughter diagnosed with breast cancer months apart find strength, support and the hope of a bright future.

Read Rebecca and Mary Ann’s Story

Our Cancer Care Providers

HFM Cancer Center, HFM Medical Center, 2300 Western Avenue, Manitowoc, WI 54220 Phone: 920-320-2749

Lynn Marie Baatz, MD

Medical Oncology

Kiernan J. Minehan, MD

Radiation Oncology

Amber Kornely, DNP, FNP-BC

Medical Oncology