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What is Stereostatic Radio Surgery and How Can it Help You?

There has been much advancement in cancer research and treatment options over the years. One of the most notable technologies is Stereostatic Radio Surgery. Stereostatic Radio Surgery (SRS) is only possible because of highly advanced technologies that deliver a maximum dose of radiation within a targeted tumor area while minimizing damage to the surrounding healthy…Read More »

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Warning Signs of Colon Cancer

Each year there are approximately 95,000 new cases of colon cancer in the United States alone. Aside from skin cancers, it is the third most common cancer diagnosed each year. While this type of cancer has a high mortality rate, more people are getting regular colorectal cancer tests, which helps doctors identify and remove colorectal…Read More »

We’re Here for You: Helping Your Loved One Through Cancer Treatment

The START Center for Cancer Care is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with cancer. We provide world-class care and the most advanced cancer treatments available. Our large team of caring doctors is committed to advancing the standard of multiple cancer-care specialties including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, integrative therapies, and…Read More »

Genetic Testing for Cancer Treatment

Genetic testing for cancer treatment is an invaluable resource for cancer care. It helps cancer care specialists at The START Center for Cancer Care identify the most effective, individualized treatment for those living with cancer. Our specialists look for specific inherited mutations in your chromosomes, genes and proteins. If harmful mutations are found, your doctor…Read More »

Easing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

For many people, fighting cancer is an all-consuming journey. It takes physical and mental strength to focus on healing, and to withstand the side effects that go along with cancer treatments. Easing and managing side effects The side effects people endure vary, since each person’s health factors, type of cancer treatment and frequency of treatment…Read More »

Lowering Your Risk for Cervical Cancer

This year alone, an estimated 12,990 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. But by taking the right steps to protect yourself from the human papillomavirus (HPV), you can lower your risk. HPV is a very common infection that spreads through sexual activity. In fact, an estimated 79 million Americans currently have HPV, and each year,…Read More »

National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, during which time the public is encouraged to help raise awareness by “waging hope.” Many people take action by urging elected officials to increase research funding, participating in events and activities, or connecting with others through caregiver and survivor support groups. Pancreatic cancer quick facts Here’s why it’s so…Read More »

Cancer Care Catered to You

The complexities of cancer have pressed scientists to dig deeper into the inner workings of human cells to pinpoint cancer’s causes. It’s taken decades, but advances in basic science, technology, therapeutics and the understanding of the genetic causes of cancer have made personalized cancer care possible. Personalized cancer care is here Is it possible to…Read More »

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