Meet Our Special Friends

The generosity of others has played a major role in making Thompson Health one of the finest healthcare facilities in New York State. These ‘Special Friends’ donate from the heart and for the good of the community, and the stories below spotlight their various acts of kindness and philanthropy.
Monroe Wheelchair

Monroe Wheelchair President and CEO Doug Westerdahl and his team of 75 experienced home medical supply professionals charitably support a wide variety of health-related causes, but none hit as close to home as Thompson Health’s Pink Fly Golf Tournament, which raises money for the Breast Health Navigation Program.

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 Monroe Wheelchair

Fred Bertram 

Fred’s weekly chemo sessions were made less burdensome by the fact that the Sands Cancer Center is just a five-minute ride from his home in Cheshire.  

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Fred Bertram

Dr. Raj Kachoria

Dr. Lekhraj B. Kachoria practiced medicine in Macedon for nearly 40 years and when he  decided to retire he wanted to say  ‘thank you’ to God and his community in a  very kind and generous manner. So what did he do? He donated his 700-patient practice to Thompson Health.  

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Dr Raj Kachoria