Dr Elvis L. Francois saves lives and puts smiles on faces on social media. While millions of people are isolated at home in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, doctors go the extra mile to bring hope among us. Earlier this week, Dr. Francois, an orthopedic surgeon at a hospital in Minnesota, recorded a video featuring “Imagine” while his colleague, surgeon William Robinson, played the piano for the late John Lennon. The video immediately captured the hearts of people on the Internet, not only because of his dedication to helping others, but also because of his wonderful voice.
“In the coming months, our health care system will be tested. Many lives will be lost. Healthcare providers will be under a tremendous amount of stress to save thousands of people. But when times are as dark as today, nothing shines brighter than the human spirit, ”he wrote on Instagram. “There is something beautiful about a collective struggle. And the beauty in what we encounter today is that the only way to overcome this pandemic is for us to come together as one. Nurses, doctors, students, research scientists, politicians “Uber eats drivers, cashiers, factory workers, etc. … Going through this will be tough, but one thing is for sure … the only way we can get through it is together, as one.”
Dr. Francois often sings for his patients in the hospital and shares videos on Instagram, but this one generally brings much need for fun to our feeds. Watch the video ahead as well as more of Dr.’s amazing performances Francois.