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Can Pancreatic Cancer be Found Early?

By |2022-09-13T09:44:41-04:00June 3rd, 2022|Categories: Cancer, Health A-Z|Tags: , |

CentraState Cancer Center offers Cutting-Edge Screening for Pancreatic Cancer When pancreatic cancer is detected early, it’s more treatable. But therein lies the problem – it’s very difficult to detect early. Pancreatic cancer often has no symptoms until it is advanced and has spread to other organs in the body, [...]

Transforming Cancer Care: A New Vision

By |2021-07-13T11:52:21-04:00July 13th, 2021|Categories: Cancer|Tags: |

CentraState is embarking on a new chapter in cancer care with the shared vision and clinical experience of hepatobiliary and advanced gastrointestinal (GI) surgeon Alexander Itskovich, MD, who has joined the healthcare system as medical director of the Statesir Cancer Center at CentraState. “Working collaboratively, we’ll build on CentraState’s [...]

A Microscopic but Mighty Approach to Treating Liver Cancer

By |2022-09-09T10:59:39-04:00July 9th, 2021|Categories: Cancer|Tags: |

For some patients with liver cancer, surgery may not be an option. CentraState now offers transarterial radioembolization (TARE), an advanced therapy that targets tumors with a high dose of focused radiation while sparing surrounding healthy tissue. Approximately 34,000 people are diagnosed with liver cancer in the United States each [...]

Survivor Strong: Support After Cancer Treatment

By |2021-06-16T14:52:21-04:00January 15th, 2021|Categories: Cancer|Tags: , |

People who are diagnosed and treated for cancer often have ever-changing concerns and questions as their treatment is rendered. Survivors may feel they are alone with unique challenges and circumstances. When traditional treatment is completed, these feelings can intensify as contact with healthcare providers lessens. CentraState’s Life After Cancer [...]

Colorectal Cancer: Not Your Parent’s Disease

By |2021-06-15T16:41:09-04:00January 12th, 2021|Categories: Cancer|Tags: , |

Cancer prevention, screening, and treatment should not be put on pause amid a pandemic. With more stories about colorectal cancer in the headlines, now is a good time to learn the facts about this disease. Kunal Gupta, MD and Amy Tilara, MD, board-certified gastroenterologists and co-directors of interventional endoscopy [...]


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