By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Allyson Collins, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Gynecology Service Chief Richard Barakat comments on a recent study indicating that women treated by more-experienced physicians receive the most-appropriate care for this aggressive form of cancer.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Celia Gittelson, BA | Monday, February 25, 2013
Our doctors introduce and apply advanced technologies in minimal-access surgery to benefit patients.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Dr. Singh discusses the treatment team’s desire to cure patients and help them return to their everyday lives.
In the O.R.
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Friday, January 25, 2013
Our doctors have shown that tumors compressing the spinal cord can be controlled using less-invasive surgery combined with a precise, intense form of radiation therapy.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | 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.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Gynecologic cancer surgeon Dr. Brown discusses how doctors and nurses collaborate to care for patients, from diagnosis through lifelong follow-up.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Monday, November 12, 2012
Dr. Shah, Chief of the Head and Neck Service, discusses how Memorial Sloan Kettering’s world-renowned head and neck surgeons partner with patients to select the most appropriate treatment plan.
In the Clinic
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Thursday, November 8, 2012
Memorial Sloan Kettering’s colorectal cancer team has developed online prediction tools that assess disease risk following surgery, enabling patients and physicians to make better treatment decisions.