The Principles Of Rehabilitation

Dr. Joseph Alderete was one of the first faces Benjamin saw when he landed on American soil after being rescued from Ukraine in 2022. From that moment, Dr. Alderete played an integral role in Benjamin’s recovery, not only rebuilding his strength but spirit.


Benjamin shares his conversation with Head of Orthopedic Oncology at the Brook Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, Dr. Joseph Alderete, where they discuss his career and experience treating patients with severe trauma injuries. Later, Dr. Alderete details how he finds the strength and words to encourage patients who have been through the unthinkable.