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Two-time breast cancer survivor LeeAnn Brill embraces her UCI Health oncologist, Dr. Rita Mehta.

Survivor beats breast cancer, not once but twice

October 13, 2021 | Valerie Elwell

A Nevada pharmacist sought help from the breast cancer experts at UCI Health in 2015 when she was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive tumor. After... Read More

Brandon Gaidano dressed in a blue t-shirt and orange helmet grips the cliff face as he thinks about his next rock climbing move.

Car crash survivor climbs back from adversity


October 07, 2021 | UCI Health

UCI Health patient Brandon Gaidano wondered if he would ever walk — or work — again, but the trauma center’s seamless teamwork... Read More

Upset teenager holds her head in her bedroom.

A mental health crisis engulfs kids

September 28, 2021 | UCI Health

The pandemic has led to a dramatic rise in the need for mental health treatment in children and adolescents, says UCI Health psychiatrist Dr.... Read More