It’s a familiar refrain among nurses, and one that rings especially true for me: “I knew that I wanted to be a nurse as far back as I can remember.”
We take a holistic approach to your cancer treatment at Roswell Park. Christina Tobin, Director of Patient Care Services explains how we aim to meet your needs throughout the course of your care.
The Genitourinary Clinic diagnoses, treats, and manages benign and malignant tumors of the urinary system.
Common cancers treated include those of the adrenal gland, kidney, ureter, bladder and urethra in men and women, and cancers of the prostate, testicles and penis in men.
Call the GU Cancer Care Center at 716-845-3159.
We're located on the ground floor of the Main Hospital.
Cancer Talk Blog
Remember how much fun you used to have with a coloring book and a box of crayons? Molly Gold, one of six Artists-in-Residence at Roswell Park, says adults are often surprised when they rediscover the activity. “People say, ‘Oh, my gosh, this is so relaxing! I haven’t colored since I was ten years old.’”
Although Porsche never went to medical school, she sure knows how to make cancer patients and their families feel better. Porsche, a 6-year-old Goldendoodle, is a new face at Roswell Park. Roswell’s furry friend visits a few times a month as part of the Institute’s Pet Therapy Program, made possible in part by generous donations. During her visits, Porsche trots around the hospital, calmly visiting anyone in need of a pick-me-up, providing unconditional love and a wag of her tail.
BCG for Bladder Cancer Tablet App
Patients with bladder cancer who are considering or undergoing BCG treatment can download a self-education tool that will help them to better understand their diagnosis and treatment options.