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    Buffalo, NY 14263
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    100 College Parkway
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    Williamsville, NY 14221
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    6934 Williams Road
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    Wheatfield, NY 14304
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Cancer Talk Blog

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 1:38pm

Sarcoma cells spread very easily, says John M. Kane III, MD, FACS, Chief of Roswell Park’s Melanoma/Sarcoma Service. “If they spill from one part of the body into another, they’ll grow.”

Enclosed in a thin membrane called a pseudocapsule, the cells can spill out during surgery or a biopsy, taking root in the surrounding tissues and making treatment more complicated. That’s why patients need to see a sarcoma expert from the very beginning — if possible, even before a biopsy.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:11pm

Fill out a free personal assessment to learn which cancer screenings are recommended for you. 

Catching cancer early is one of the best ways to limit its impact, and cancer screenings are the best way to increase the odds of finding the disease when it’s most curable. Roswell Park’s Cancer Screening Center has specific guidelines for who should receive certain types of cancer screenings.

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 9:00am
Many different kinds of psychological interventions can help cancer patients deal with the physical and emotional symptoms of cancer and its treatment. One type of intervention that has shown great promise is mindfulness, and a mindfulness study is now open at Roswell Park for patients with advanced breast cancer.

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As Chief Health Officer you are responsible for the health of your family, but you have to take care of yourself to be there for them. Schedule a mammogram appointment today.

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The ringing of our Victory Bell means another patient is celebrating the end of cancer treatment! Share your photos on social media using #RoswellStrong. 

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2017-18 Best Hospitals

Roswell Park is ranked among the top cancer hospitals in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's 2017-18 Best Hospitals.

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