Cancer Patient Stories

Intraoperative radiation therapy helped Nancy Senter fight breast cancer. It was developed specifically to protect the heart while targeting the cancer cells.

BRCA gene carrier Ramela Abbamontian wasn't surprised to learn she had breast cancer. A busy mother of three girls, she tackled her diagnosis with the same drive and focus she brings to the rest of her life.

Elaine Taite believed the course of treatment was clear — and less than hopeful. But a second opinion changed her course — and outcome.

After her ninth recurrence of ovarian cancer, Oraleen Johnson was told she had exhausted all her treatment options. That was before she met Drs. Alain and Monica Mita, co-directors of the Experimental Therapeutics Program.

Our Journey to Wellness Program helps patients deal with physical and emotional concerns of cancer.