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Radio ad – Stroke Rehabilitation

At 37 years old, Bill had a stroke. After 30 days in the ICU, he came to Burke. "When I first arrived at Burke, the impression I got was absolute amazement. Everyone was attentive, personable, and professional," Bill said.

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Radio ad – Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Meet Sandra who suffered a devastating brain injury. After two brain surgeries and 28 days in a coma, Sandra came to Burke. "Today, as I sit here talking to you, I can do a lot of what I previously did...I do think this place for that," Sandra said.

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Radio ad – Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Meet Tony. Complications during a surgical procedure left him a paraplegic. He came to Burke looking for intensive rehabilitation. "The staff is top notch. They put me where I wanted to be which was to be able to walk," Tony said.

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Radio ad – Cardiac Rehabilitation

Meet Arthur and his wife Betty. Arthur experienced a blood clot in his leg that required surgery. After his operation and lengthy stay in the hospital, he came to Burke for intensive rehabilitation. "The experience has been wonderful," Arthur said.

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Radio Ad – Living Life Fully

Not being able to speak to a loved one or play with grandchildren are fates Burke helped two patients avoid. Instead of receiving only one hour of therapy per day, Burke patients receive a minimum of three hours of therapy from a team of dedicated and talented therapists. The therapy helped them get better and live their lives to the fullest, even after potentially debilitating injuries.

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Radio Ad – They Made Me Walk

Brian has a spinal cord condition that caused paralysis and excruciating pain. The doctors at Burke believed he could get better and encouraged him during his recovery. They made him work during his three-hour daily therapy sessions, but they also made him walk. He left Burke being able to not only walk, but to jump and run.

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Radio Ad – Nothing Is Impossible

After hitting his head in an auto accident, Michael suffered a TBI - a kind of stroke and was in a coma for several days. Upon waking, he couldn’t walk, talk, eat or breathe normally. Burke therapists showed him nothing was impossible and at the end of treatment, he walked out of the hospital without a cane and was able to talk, eat and breathe without assistance.

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Radio Ad – Getting Back in the Game

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital enabled a dad who suffered a brain injury to once again play baseball with his son. The hospital’s world-renowned physicians and therapists also helped a woman with spinal cord damage to walk again. At her graduation, she was able to walk proudly and receive her diploma.

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Joan Hamburg Endorses Burke

Joan Hamburg, host of WOR Radio 710's The Joan Hamburg Show, tells her listeners during a live show about why Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is the number one choice for rehab.

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