Art & Healing Patient Stories

The road to recovery can be difficult to walk alone, and sometimes hearing about the journeys of others can help in the healing process. Read on for stories from patients just like you and learn more about how Cedars-Sinai’s unique art experience has helped them.

Jim Caccavo

After emergency spinal-cord surgery, Jim Caccavo had to learn to walk again. At Cedars-Sinai, a world-renowned art collection helped inspire his recovery.

Addison MacLellan

When 4-year-old Addison MacLellan returns to Cedars-Sinai, she visits old friends—the whimsical portraits of dogs dressed up as farmers and firefighters.