Thierry L.

Thierry L. couldn’t move the right side of his body after suffering a stroke at work. With the help of his care team, he accomplished his recovery goals including, managing stress.


During a vacation with his family, Carlos contracted COVID-19. He followed his physician’s recommendation and started intensive therapy at SJV.

Al L.

On a recent trip to Las Vegas, Al noticed that he was having problems catching his breath. He described it as “labored breathing.” As the trip continued, his condition didn’t improve. Concerned, he decided to contact his cardiologist when he returned home.

Thomas H.

Thomas H. got a mild burn on his foot at work that led to a severe infection requiring an above-the-knee amputation. He was happy that he trusted his recovery with SJVRH and looks forward to continuing with outpatient therapy.

Stanley Tanner

Stanley always thought of himself as healthy so it came as a shock when he suffered a stroke. He came to SJVRH with a positive attitude eager to start his recovery.

Pamela Russell

“I immediately felt taken care of and nothing but love. I would recommend SJVRH to anybody I know who is sick and needs help,” said Pamela Russell after suffering a brain stem stroke.

Alfredic A.

Alfredic was diagnosed with neurosarcoidosis, an incurable disease of the central nervous system. Though chronic, his condition could be improved with rehabilitation and a proper plan of care.

Claudia L.

One day, Claudia began by planning the errands she needed to attend to. It was early in the morning when Claudia left for her first destination. While en route, Claudia’s car was struck by another vehicle while passing through an intersection.

Jose Silva chose San Joaquin Valley Rehabilitation Hospital to regain his strength after a bout with COVID-19

Jose Silva

“Absolutely every single person here has been so helpful and always offered me assistance when I needed it,” said Jose.

Elizabeth and Chris Balcom

After being on the road for some time, Elizabeth and Chris’s getaway came to an abrupt stop. Another driver, traveling at 70 MPH, attempted to pass multiple vehicles. The driver struck their truck head-on, causing significant damage and injury.