These New Members are to be added to our Membership Roster.
After they are on the new roster, they are removed from this list.
The list is updated once a month, usually after the 20th

Last Rosters posted – 05-23-2024

06/16/2024 – 2

James Borden from Granite City, IL. James was born in 1964, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2023 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. James noted the following in the application submission: Altos sent me the link. I would like to know how I can borrow a electro larynx for afew weeks. While mine is being fixed. lorbord2000@yahoo.com

Michael Kan (Caregiver) from West Lafayette, IN. Michael is caregiver for his father “Lianghua Guan”. michaelkanrs@gmail.com

06.09/2024 – 4

Raul Villanueva from Peoria, IL. Raul was born in 1966, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2022 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Raul noted the following in the application submission: I was signed up for an electrolarynx from the hospital after my laryngectomy. Now it does not work properly and would like to get it fixed as the EL is my primary mode of communication. So I need to get permission from ITAC to have Atos repair it. rpvillanueva1966@yahoo.com

Linda Cohen from Orlando, FL. Linda was born in 1949, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2017 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Linda noted the following in the application submission: I have to return my EL for repair and I will need a loaner for approximately 2 weeks. oldladylindac@gmail.com

Claude Ridings from North Port, FL. Claude was born in 1946, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2008 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Claude noted the following in the application submission: I was referred to you from Atos Medical. I would be in need of a loaner Electro-Larynx. bmonea17@gmail.com

Tom Skladanowski from Bethlehem, GA. Tom was born in 1966, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2024 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Tom noted the following in the application submission: I am looking for the best means of communicating. I am very interested in the TEP but hesitant due to the complications that can come with it. I am looking to be able ask some other people that have it what there opinion is. tsklad@yahoo.com

06/02/2024 – 3

Paul Imburgia from Clermont, FL. Paul was born in 1972, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2021 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Paul noted the following in the application submission: I found you through the ATOS medical electrolarynx technician. I had to send my device in to be serviced and he mentioned that your organization could perhaps provide me a loaner device while I wait for mine…so I am definitely interested in that. Also, any tips or support as a community would be appreciated. Please reach out through my email or text. Thank you  imburgia1972@gmail.com

Brenda Bradford from Thonotosassa, FL. Brenda was born in 1966, underwent laryngectomy surgery in 2023 and uses Electrolarynx to speak. Brenda noted the following in the application submission: Found you on my web whisper Facebook anything I can to help myself heal and get thru this. bradfordb16@gmail.com

John B from Surrey, BC. John was born in 1949. John noted the following in the application submission: My Laryngectomy has not happened yet; it is planned to happen very soon. I found you from the YouTube video UMMC News “Total Laryngectomy Patient Education” I want to be able to continue cycling and exercising. I want to stay functional with less amount of extra effort on cleaning and maintenance (so I think I will probably not choose TEP prosthesis). My house is very dusty. I must change that. tobor2b@telus.net