My son was born on 3-3-2006 with bilateral clubfeet. We were referred to Dr. Mark Adamczyk. It has been an incredible journey. Without Dr. Adamczyk as our doctor I don’t think that my son or I could’ve made it through everything.
On March 30, we asked our Facebook fans to help us celebrate Doctors’ Day by offering a shout out to their favorite Akron Children’s Hospital doctors. The response was overwhelming.
Tommy Dick’s parents were told by local doctors that Tommy was going to have to have many surgeries to repair his club feet. After many trips to Akron Children’s Hospital, castings, years in a brace and only one surgery, Tommy is now a healthy 7-year-old. Tommy’s family has decided to sign up to be a Change Bandit this year and raise money for the “Have a Heart, Do Your Part” Radiothon, which airs Feb. 7-9 on 98.1 WKDD.
Four days before the big Ohio State vs. Michigan football game, the staff in Akron Children’s department of Orthopedics gathered for an office “tailgate” lunch.