Practice News

Dr. Kathleen Dunham discusses screenings for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Oct 26, 2016

Dr. Kathleen Dunham, Compass breast surgical oncologist, appeared on KGW's Portland Today show, with plastic surgeon Dr. Rachel Streau, to talk about Breast Cancer Awareness. Watch the...

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36,000-square-foot cancer center coming to Portland metro region

Oct 18, 2016

Oregon Health & Science University isn't the only player building new cancer facilities in the Portland metro region. Compass Oncology, which already has six facilities in the area, has...

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Dr. Langer talks about multigene panel testing

Oct 14, 2016

Dr. Langer was interviewed for an article in The Scribe about the advancements in multigene panel testing or panel-based genetic testing, a process of looking for genetic...

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Dr. Lucy Langer highlights the importance of genetic testing in Ashkenazi women

Oct 14, 2016

Dr. Langer, the national director of genetic risk evaluation and testing for Compass Oncology and the US Oncology Network, was interviewed for an article in Oregon Jewish Life magazine about...

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Compass Patient Shares Her Breast Cancer Journey

Oct 14, 2016

Adrienne San Nicolas shares her experiences from her breast cancer diagnosis over a year ago to today. Read the article published in The Columbian Breast Cancer Supplement issue. 

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The Compass Oncology Team is Growing

Sep 28, 2016

Compass is pleased to welcome four new members to our multidisciplinary team. This expansion strengthens our West side presence, brings added expertise to our state-of-the art radiation oncology services and...

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Dr. Langer discusses the advancements in panel-based genetic testing

Sep 26, 2016

Dr. Lucy Langer was interviewed by KGW TV as part of the Live Well – Understanding Breast Cancer campaign discussing the advancements in panel-based genetic testing. Watch the video

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Dr. Andersen and Dr. De La Melena discuss the importance of a team approach to treatment

Sep 13, 2016

Dr. Jay Andersen and Dr. Tammy De La Melena were interviewed by KGW TV as part of the Live Well – Understanding Breast Cancer campaign discussing the importance of a...

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Dr. Tammy De La Melena discusses breast surgical options

Sep 2, 2016

Dr. Tammy De La Melena was interviewed for an article in the Portland Tribune discussing the critical factors that determine each individual’s prognosis, the recommended treatment options and...

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Dr. Angela Kalisiak discusses advance care planning, palliative care and end-of-life care

Aug 12, 2016

Dr. Angela Kalisiak was interviewed on the Breast Friends Cancer Support Network radio show discussing the importance of Advance Care Planning, symptom management, resources and psychosocial support for cancer patients...

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