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Posts categorized as “Thompson Cancer Survival Center”

Facts About Gamma Knife

Posted on April 15, 2021

Take a closer look at Gamma Knife® technology. a life-saving treatment option for a variety of patients, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


Catching Lung Cancer Early

Posted on November 19, 2020

Gregory Dorsett had just come in for a regular physical. The next thing he knew, he was receiving a low-dose CT scan that found his lung cancer early.


Lung Cancer: a Disease Seldom Caught Early

Posted on November 17, 2020

Lung cancer is rarely caught early, but low-dose CT screening, available at Fort Sanders Regional, helps detect cancer early when treatment is possible.


Surviving Breast Cancer: Early Detection is Key

Posted on October 29, 2020

Finding breast cancer early when it’s small, has not spread and might be easier to treat can help prevent death. Early detection is key.


Double Punch

Posted on October 22, 2020

Wilma Cason beat breast cancer twice with the help of Thompson Comprehensive Breast Center, a department of Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.


What is Prostate Cancer?

Posted on September 23, 2020

Talk to your doctor about your risk of developing prostate cancer, and learn about prostate cancer warning signs and detection.