“LOOK ME IN THE EYES” – A Cure is Coming

On May 28th of 2005 Michael-Ryan Pattison broke his neck diving into Lake Chelan. This accident left him a quadriplegic with little movement below his shoulders. Michael-Ryan graduated from Woodinville High School in 2003 where he played all sports. At the time of his accident he was heading into his junior year at Washington State University and was active in basketball, skiing, bird hunting, weight lifting and about everything a 20-year old could do. Following his horrific accident and injury, Michael-Ryan became keenly focused on helping others with spinal cord…



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Paralyzing Moments: A New Reality of Life

In his own words, “I’m so very thankful for the opportunities that have been placed in front of me to help others that are less fortunate yet are in the same boat as myself. This community of people will continue to get better and we will do so by reaching my ultimate goal of building a rehabilitation facility here in the Seattle area.” On May 28th of 2005 Michael-Ryan Pattison broke his neck diving into Lake Chelan. This accident left him a quadriplegic with little movement below his shoulders. Michael-Ryan…



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My Journey before Paralysis

Michael-Ryan Pattison graduated from Woodinville High School in 2003 where he played all sports. He attended Washington State University and was active in basketball, skiing, bird hunting, weight lifting and about everything a 20-year old could do. On May 28th of 2005, Michael-Ryan broke his neck diving into Lake Chelan. This accident left him a quadriplegic with little movement below his shoulders. At the time of his accident he was heading into his junior year at Washington State University and was active in basketball, skiing, bird hunting, weight lifting and…



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