If you are considering starting a clinical trial, either because your doctor recommended it or because you or an advocate found a trial that seems appropriate, I have this easy advice: “GO FOR IT!” What have you got to lose? Trials are safe, well researched and documented. You, as a patient, are monitored and cared for like you never thought possible. You have so much to gain!
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 Gynecology Center diagnoses, treats, and manages all cancers of the female reproductive system.
Cancers treated in the Gynecology Center include cervical, endometrial, fallopian tube, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar.
Call the Gynecology Center at 716-845-5855.
As of Monday, June 13, we will be located on the 5th floor of the Clinical Sciences Center.
Cancer Talk Blog
“Happy birthday to me.” KayEllen Gebhart says this in a flat voice, recalling her birthday in 2008 — the day she learned she had stage III ovarian cancer. The bad news came after a CT scan to find out what was causing the “tummy issues” her family doctor thought might be caused by her gallbladder.
“Taste this; is it still good?” The question may come while you’re debating whether it’s safe to defrost meat on the counter, use one cutting board for everything, or eat hot dogs without reheating them. (Both the Agriculture Department and Food & Drug Administration warn that you should never taste food to find out whether it’s safe to eat.)