Patient Stories

Mandy McKenzie

For Mandy McKenzie, pregnancy has brought heartbreaking sadness … and great joy. The doctors and nurses of Southdale Ob/Gyn helped her through the stillborn birth of daughter Ella in 2010, and shared her happiness when healthy son Hudson came into the world in July of 2012...read more

Lisa Kosobud

In November of 2010, Lisa Kosobud saw Dr. Sheryl Louie for a six-week follow-up exam after the birth of her second daughter. The visit was routine; the aftermath was anything but. When Dr. Louie commented on a potentially concerning lump in Lisa’s breast...read more

Annette Krueger

Annette Krueger has been a Southdale Ob/Gyn patient for more than 30 years, ever since her mom, who also was a patient, brought her to the clinic at age 17. Today, she says, “I choose my insurance around being able to go there. I won’t go anywhere else.”...read more

Katy Rossi

Katy Rossi was 30 years old when she first came to see Dr. Evelyn Torres. “My experience with Dr. Torres and Southdale Ob/Gyn has been nothing but wonderful,” she says. “And that’s pretty good for 20 years!”... read more

Jane Grieves

“I wouldn’t have my little girl right now if it weren’t for Dr. Annelise Swigert.” says Jane Grieves. “And she helped save my life, too.” On September 10, 2002, Grieves went to Fairview Southdale Hospital, eager to give birth... read more

Jennifer Lowe

For Jennifer Lowe, Southdale Ob/Gyn is truly a family clinic. She first came for a checkup in high school, following in the footsteps of her mom and two sisters, who are still patients today. Later, when faced with the challenge of infertility, Jennifer found the support and guidance she needed to overcome the odds and start a family of her own... read more

Sarah Sharkey

When Sarah Sharkey was pregnant with her first daughter, she discovered that her blood was RH negative. To protect her future babies from developing life-threatening anemia while in utero, she received a RhoGAM shot... read more