A Former Olympic Gymnast Overcomes Adversity

Dr. Marie Roethlisberger, a hearing impaired former Olympic gymnast, shares her story about overcoming adversity.

From the 1984 U.S. women’s Olympic gymnastics team to family medicine at Meriter McKee, Dr. Marie Roethlisberger shares her story about overcoming adversity in this recent Channel 3000 interview.

After losing hearing in her left ear and having almost none in her right, she embraced her hearing loss as a part of who she is giving her self-confidence and self-esteem. She carried that confidence into gymnastic competitions and continues to carry it with her as a family medicine doctor.

Watch the video and learn more about Dr. Roethlisberger’s story.

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