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Tony Kuzawinski

Taking action by “walking the walk”

As director of engineering, Tony Kuzawinski is responsible for plant operations, maintenance and facilities. On a typical day you’ll find him running all over AAMC’s medical park campus to meetings and inspections that help ensure a safe environment of care for patients, families and employees. One day, he noticed he[...]

  1. Cathy Copertino: Tony is a hero and will not only help himself but many others through his courage. We are proud of…

  2. Jill: So proud of you and happy for you and your family! Thank you quiting smoking and being such an inspiration…


Relieving pain in sensitive places

Most of us are comfortable sharing with family and friends our woes of back, neck or leg pain. But what about when you have pain in a place where—ahem—no one really talks about? Enter Karen Dobbs. A physical therapist specializing in the pelvic floor, Karen helps men and women suffering[...]

  1. PTpatient: Dedicated medical specialists such as this restore my faith in humanity. It must be so hard for these patients to…

  2. Lorraine: Thanks for all that you do, Karen Dobbs. Your work is so important and very much appreciated!

  3. Susan: Thank you for helping people reduce pain and improve their quality of life.


Delivering Two Decades of Care at Chester River OB/GYN

By the time Anthony Moorman, MD, had completed his military service as an army OB/GYN, he had spent his entire life in cities. But he was drawn to the sense of community that came with practicing in a rural town. So, when he discovered Chestertown, Md., Dr. Moorman decided to[...]

  1. RecentPTpatient: Nice to know there are still some neighborhood doctors around who get to know the community and patients. I send…

  2. Jean MOORMAN: One of the greatest rewards I have been given is to have loved Anthony his entire life and to realize…


Regaining intimacy: Physical therapy gives couple hope

Last August, doctors found a large tumor in Jeannette Mitchell’s abdomen and diagnosed her with stage 3 cervical cancer.  For two years, she had experienced pain and bleeding with sexual intercourse.  A year later, after chemo and radiation therapy for her cancer, sex was impossible. But a specialized pelvic floor[...]

  1. Jeannette mitchell: I want to give thanks so much to all my doctors and nurses and everyone who has help me get…

    • Marla Feurer: Jeannette! I haven't seen you in years since we worked together at Aerotek! I'm glad to see you doing well…

  2. patricia marshall: Jeannette I have been keeping you and Jimmy in my prayers. Keep your faith and your strength. Praying for you…

photo_Lisa and mom Lorraine Gallagher

From Maine To Mom

When Lisa Stiffler’s mother fell critically ill her biggest concern was being by her mother’s side. Although she was hundreds of miles from her home, Lisa was able to focus on what mattered because of the convenience and hospitality of the Hackerman-Patz House for AAMC patient family members. I live[...]

  1. Lisa Stiffler: David at the Hackerman Patz House, was simply amazing. He was a gift from God.

  2. Cathy: We are so fortunate to have the house. The generosity fondue community has made this possible. David makes the place…


A Change for Good

Like many of us, AAMC employees Peggy Rabuck and Joyce Kroneberger were no strangers to dieting. So when they saw a new “diet” advertised at AAMC from the reputable Mayo Clinic, they decided to give it a try. “It was unlike any other program I’ve done,” says Kroneberger. “This was[...]

  1. Cathy: Way to go Peggy and Joyce. You are leaders in helping others to stay healthy.


Knowing Is Half the Battle

As someone who spent an entire career explaining sensitive and sometimes complicated information to the American public, clear communication has always been important to Marlin Fitzwater. The 69-year-old Deale resident spent a decade as the Whitehouse press secretary under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. It is not surprising,[...]