Las Vegas resident Nancy Ghilardi had a family history of breast cancer. Because she stayed vigilant about her breast health, she received timely cancer treatment at 21st Century Oncology in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas - Nancy Ghilardi is no stranger to breast cancer. Her mother passed away from the disease, and her daughter is a nine-year survivor. So when she detected a bruise on her breast that didn’t heal, Ghilardi went straight to the doctor.
LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas voice teacher LaDonna Young has always been diligent about her yearly mammograms. At 77-years-old, she knew the importance of checkups, but wasn’t prepared for a cancer diagnosis.
Dr. Brian Lawenda, radiation oncologist in Las Vegas, knows all too well that lung cancer can be difficult to spot early because of lack of symptoms. In the story below, he speaks with the Las Vegas Review-Journal on how to identify common symptoms and explains it's always important to talk to your doctor.
Dr. Brian Lawenda, board certified radiation oncologist with 21st Century Oncology in Las Vegas, discusses the unique challenges of breast cancer in men. There are more similarities with female breast cancer than you'd might think.
LAS VEGAS – Brian Lawenda, M.D., a Board Certified Radiation Oncologist and Clinical Director at 21st Century Oncology is proud to participate in a talk titled “Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer” at The College of Southern Nevada.
LAS VEGAS – A new, FDA approved treatment for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) brain tumors called Optune™ is now available at 21st Century Oncology in Las Vegas. Optune is a portable, non-invasive medical device that sits on the patient’s head like a swim cap and is designed for continuous use.