For decades the physicians and staff at Compass Oncology have been united by a singular focus: to help our patients find a clear path to hope and healing. At six clinical offices throughout the Portland and Vancouver area, you’ll find advanced treatment options, expert guidance from 40 specially trained and board certified physicians, and more clinical trial options than any other cancer center in the area.
Dr. Magdolna Solti, medical oncologist and director of the Compass Survivorship Program along with research oncology nurse and breast cancer survivor, Judy Welch, RN, BSN, OCN, CBCN were interviewed by John Erikson at iHeartMedia Radio to talk about the importance of survivorship programs and its role in improving cancer care and quality of life after treatment. Listen to the interview.
Dr. Lucy Langer comments on a recent study concerning DNA damage seen in patients undergoing CT scanning. Read the article Read More
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