Tag: kidney transplant

Physician with kidney disease finds healing for life with Emmaus brother

MIAMI | New York native Dr. Shawn Fibkins entered the medical profession to help people after a miserable stint in investment banking. Then 16 years ago, after a routine exam, the Harvard graduate discovered that he had inherited polycystic kidney disease from his father. Fibkins was shocked, having grown up healthy. He even pitched on… Read more »

Kidney transplant offers new life

ORLANDO | Last spring, Officer Keith Gibson was making his rounds in the Bishop Moore Catholic High School parking lot during a lacrosse game. The 30-year veteran officer for the Orlando Police Department was familiar with the routine working security at the school, where he has served for the past 25 years. Gibson scanned the… Read more »