Early detection is critical in preventing skin cancer and melanoma. Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Allergy and Dermatology Specialists and 3TV teamed up to provide free skin cancer screening to hundreds of community members.
Dr. Laurence Altshuler explains that using a tanning bed is a factor related to melanoma.
Dr. Eugene Ahn, Hematologist/Oncologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, shares a medical symptom no woman should ignore in this article: redness of the breast.
With spring in bloom and summer just around the corner, healthy eating is top of mind for many people. Carolyn Lammersfeld, MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, Vice President of Integrative Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America®, shares a few easy-to-fix recipes that have minimal ingredients, yet are packed with powerful nutrients.
Rhonda Spinks wanted to feel like she was back in control of her body, her health. It had been almost five years since Spinks, 36, of Oklahoma City, had been diagnosed with and beat breast cancer. Spinks wanted to prove to herself and everyone around her that she was healthy, that you could be healthy again after cancer.
The saying goes, “We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.” That saying embodies the words and actions of Loretta Brunetti. In 2013, while her younger sister was battling cancer, Brunetti had a call on her heart to volunteer at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) in Tulsa.
Medicare, in its latest effort to provide consumers with a way to compare hospitals, awarded its top "five-star" rating to just two medical centers in the Philadelphia region.
Both those hospitals — Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Eastern Regional Medical Center in Northeast Philadelphia and Physicians Care Surgical Hospital in Royersford, Montgomery County — are specialty care facilities.
Katherine Anderson, parent of a Lee student and National Director of Naturopathic Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, is ground zero for the event.
The mind-bogglingly complex American health-care system took a step toward user-friendliness Thursday when the federal government assigned star ratings - 1 to 5, like restaurant and movie reviews - for patient satisfaction at thousands of U.S. hospitals.
In the Philadelphia region, for example, just two hospitals - Physicians Care Surgical Hospital in Montgomery County and Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Eastern Regional Medical Center in Crescentville - scored five stars. Ten, including the highly regarded Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, received four stars.
CTCA Executive Chef Kenny Wagoner talks about the 2015 Chefs for the Cure event which will be held at the Tulsa hospital and showcases an Asian Barbeque Shrimp recipe.