Meet Our Patient: Eric LeGrand

G Sprad August 25, 2015 0
Meet Our Patient: Eric LeGrand

“I don’t ask why this happened. The answer will come when I’m walking again and have helped a lot of other people along the way.”

Eric LeGrand
Spinal Cord Injury Patient

The first thing you notice about Eric LeGrand is his smile. It’s a warm, engaging smile that reflects a quiet maturity and deep inner strength.

It also belies a fierce determination to overcome a devastating spinal cord injury.

During a Rutgers University football game, Eric, a standout defenseman, tackled an opposing player then fell to the ground motionless. He was rushed to Hackensack University Medical Center, where doctors diagnosed a C3-C4 injury.

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