Memorial Sloan Kettering

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Pictured: Yukio Sonoda
Video
Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Dr. Sonoda, who performs minimally invasive procedures when possible, discusses how patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering have the benefit of an entire team of physicians having input into their care.

Pictured: Ron Kraemer
Patient Story
Friday, March 22, 2013

To treat his soft tissue sarcoma, 50-year-old Ron Kraemer chose Memorial Sloan Kettering for care and support that could keep him playing music and working as a personal fitness trainer.

Pictured: Stephen Chung
Video
Monday, March 18, 2013

Medical oncologist Dr. Chung specializes in working with patients who have leukemia and bone marrow failure syndromes, from diagnosis through treatment and general medical care.

Pictured: Raul Parra
Video
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Dr. Parra, who practices at Memorial Sloan Kettering Basking Ridge, treats prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers with the goal of extending the lives of patients, and giving them the best possible quality of life.

Pictured: Martin Tallman
Video
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Chief of the Leukemia Service Dr. Tallman discusses how experts collaborate to deliver the most-promising therapies, and how he cares for patients as if they were members of his own family.

Pictured: Dennis Chi
Video
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Dr. Chi, Deputy Chief of the Gynecology Service, talks about the way Memorial Sloan Kettering’s research and state-of-the-art care help women with ovarian, cervical, and uterine cancers.

Pictured: Bhuvanesh Singh
Video
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Dr. Singh discusses the treatment team’s desire to cure patients and help them return to their everyday lives.

Pictured: Snehal Patel
Video
Wednesday, January 23, 2013

When Dr. Patel meets with patients and their families, he walks them step-by-step through the treatment plan and ensures that they receive the most-effective surgery, when that is the best approach for the patient.

Friday, January 18, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts offer strategies for dealing with concerns about cancer treatments, procedures, and scans.

Pictured: Lisa Sclafani
Video
Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Dr. Sclafani, who practices at Memorial Sloan Kettering Commack, wants newly diagnosed patients to leave her office with hope and with a plan of action for treating the cancer.

Pictured: Bernard Bochner
Video
Friday, January 11, 2013

Dr. Bochner – who specializes in treating people with prostate, bladder, and kidney cancers – discusses the importance of a multidisciplinary team approach to delivering high-quality care.

Pictured: Diversity Programs
On Our Website
Monday, December 31, 2012

Our Office of Diversity Programs offers information and resources about clinical care, research, and training focused on reducing cancer health disparities in medically underserved populations.

Pictured: Richard Barakat
Video
Friday, December 28, 2012

Dr. Barakat explains the latest surgical techniques for improving outcomes and quality of life in women with cervical, ovarian, and other gynecologic cancers.

Pictured: Paul Chapman
Finding
Friday, December 7, 2012

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts add to their knowledge of vemurafenib, a drug recently approved by the FDA to treat some patients with metastatic melanoma.

Feature
Monday, December 3, 2012

Memorial Sloan Kettering physicians and nurses take their knowledge and expertise overseas.