Patient Stories

Speed Saves

I experienced my first stroke six years ago in National Stroke Week! Six weeks ago I experienced my second stroke. I was with Jill, my partner, at our house down in Mollymook. Jill was wondering why on earth I was taking so long to have my shower so […]


Thomas Hemmett

My name is Thomas Hemmet, I’m 22 years old & I work in Construction Management. I came to Royal Rehab Private, after 4 weeks in Macquarie University Hospital, for a bleed on the brain. My main goal to achieve at Royal Rehab Private, was to learn to walk […]


Nancy’s Story

On the 13th December we had our 2nd child, Aaron. One week later Nancy, 38, had a massive brain haemorrhage caused by high blood pressure and was given a less than 10% chance of survival. In the space of one week, and at a time that was supposed […]