Three minutes into a new 6-hour documentary based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book on cancer, author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee gives a blunt assessment of mankind's fateful relationship with the disease: "Cancer is part of our genetic inheritance," he says. "We will always have cancer amidst us, within us, amongst us."
Dr. Glen Weiss, director of clinical research at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Goodyear, sees the documentary as a means to bring cancer out into the open.
In anticipation of the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Dr. Glen Weiss of Cancer Treatment Centers of America Western Regional Medical Center in Goodyear discussed the latest technologies to treat cancer, with an integrative approach.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Phoenix Announces Annual New Treatments in Oncology (ANTO) Conference. This live CME program is designed to educate community healthcare providers and researchers on the latest developments in oncology.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa (CTCA) has added three physicians to its team: Rola Eid, D.O., plastic surgeon who will serve as medical director of plastic and reconstructive surgery; Richard Tannen, M.D., FCCP, intensivist; and Kevin Tulipana, D.O., hospitalist.
On page 23, David Wakefield, PhD, psychologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa shares tips on making communication about cancer a priority with a child.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa hosted a Community Awareness Day as part of the CTCA Hope Works program. The event featured about 20 nonprofit organizations with a representative who discussed the organization’s purpose, mission, and how employees can get involved.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA®) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has honored Patrice Dillow, MSN, RN, APRN, WOCN with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in recognition for her commitment and patient centered approach to care.
The Phoenix Business Journal has celebrated women leaders through its Outstanding Women in Business program for nearly two decades, and each year we continue to recognize some pretty amazing honorees for their accomplishments, engagement and contributions to the community.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Western Regional Medical Center's Vice President of Oncology Patient Services is among this year's honorees
Raakhee Patel, PT, DPT, CLT, Physical Therapist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, shares how to perform lymphatic massage after surgery, a gentle pressure technique used to move waste fluids from a damaged area. In addition, she offers suggestions on what specializations/training patients dealing with lymphedema should look for when selecting a physical or occupational therapist.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) celebrated the workers of Riley Construction, Inc. and their subcontracted partners, who broke ground on the hospital’s new 168,078 square-foot in-patient tower last April.