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.
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.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa won the Crowing Rights Trivia Challenge with team members Mark Jennings, Teri Jennings, Rob Jennings, Whitney Cannon and John Jennings.
Dr. Rola Eid, Medical Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Plastic Surgeon at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa. After reading about Myers in a medical journal, she sought out a local artist to take lessons on how to improve her technique on nipple/areola tattoos. In addition to this story, the ktul.com features a Web Extra with Dr. Eid explaining ways to save the nipple during nipple sparing mastectomies.
When Robbie Robinson was receiving chemotherapy for non-Hodgkin lymphoma at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, he discovered how to cope with his diagnosis - laughter. Within this article, Robbie and Katherine Puckett, PhD, MS, MSW, LCSW, National Director of Mind-Body Medicine at CTCA, discuss how laughter therapy can reduce the stress of a cancer diagnosis.
Tori, the therapy dog at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, spreads cheer to patients as she and Cynthia Ingram BS RN HN-BC COHN-S, Animal Therapy Coordinator, pass out valentines.