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Matt Needs Our Help!

Matteo (Matt) Giampoala has been fortunate to receive a lung transplant after battling pulmonary fibrosis for the for the last 5 years. The team at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania have given him excellent care before and after his surgeries. Now begins the long recovery process including intensive physical therapy and regular calibration of numerous medications. Matt needs our help to cope with those medical expenses not covered by his insurance.

Updates (6)

July 22, 2017

Taking out 1 chest tube today & possibly 1 neck IV – maybe out of ICU tomorrow

July 21, 2017

Docs say he is doing great


July 30, 2017

If you pray, please pray for Joe's brother Matt, he had a lung transplant last Thursday and was doing great, today he had emergency surgery to remove fluid that accumulated around his heart and he is back in intensive care. Thanks

Shirley Pettit Giampoala

July 22, 2017

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I wish you a speedy recovery. Stay strong.

Carol Dipoto

July 9, 2017

I will continue to pray for you and your fight

Lesley Pisko

July 7, 2017

The supportive force of the shire people you have touched by your presence will surround you

Ed and Dottie Oberle