Josh Dunn

Josh Dunn

Racing Ahead with On-X Josh Dunn was filled with excitement as he caught a glimpse of his wife Gwen just after she had finished the New York City Marathon. After all, Gwen, and her niece Lauren, were running the race on behalf of Josh, all to raise funds and awareness...
Mike Aronson

Mike Aronson

Back on the Court with his On-X Heart Valve After going through one heart valve surgery and facing another, Mike Aronson wondered if he might be done playing tennis for good. His first valve replacement was a tissue valve, which failed after only seven years. Luckily,...
Ron Stuart

Ron Stuart

Playing Like a Champion with the On-X Heart Valve Ron Stuart loves golf. In fact, he says, “it probably can be said that I play golf more than I should, but not as much as I want to. I probably would be more profitable in my work if I didn’t play as much golf.”...
Jack Reed

Jack Reed

Hiking the Trails with his On-X Valve Jack Reed has been active his entire life, and is always up for a challenge. At age 70, he continues to enjoy the wide variety of physical activities he has participated in throughout his life, thanks in part to the On-X Aortic...
Bob Smith

Bob Smith

  Reaching New Heights with the On-X Valve “It’s not the mountains we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary (mountain climber, first person to reach the summit of Mount Everest) Imagine looking straight up a sheer mountain wall and then beginning the...
Dan Schafer

Dan Schafer

On-X AAP Recipient Shortly after his heart valve replacement surgery, Dan Schafer was reminded of his West Point Class of ’86 motto, “courage never quits.” It was this spirit that kept him moving forward in the face of his diagnosis, through surgery and beyond. Dan...