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Dr. Chris Prakash Joins National Rural Cancer Care Task Force

Sucharu “Chris” Prakash, M.D., a medical oncologist at Texas Oncology–Paris, joins task force focused on improving cancer care in rural Texas.

Article October 21, 2019

Texas Oncology Brings the Pink to Dallas Mavericks Game

Texas Oncology patients and families filled the stands of American Airlines Center on Friday to support Breast Health Awareness Night and the Dallas Mavericks.

Article October 18, 2019

Nikesh Jasani, M.D., Joins Texas Oncology–Cypress Fairfield

Texas Oncology–Cypress Fairfield recently welcomed Nikesh Jasani, M.D. Learn more about Dr. Jasani’s career journey and his advice to aspiring physicians.

Q&A October 11, 2019

Fact vs. Fiction: Three Breast Cancer Truths You Need to Know

Jennifer Snow, D.O., who specializes in breast cancer surgery at Texas Breast Specialists and sees patients in Granbury, and Southwest Fort Worth, sheds light on common breast cancer myths.
Q&A October 09, 2019

Breaking Through Breast Cancer Myths with Katrina Birdwell, M.D., FACS

From symptoms to surgery, Katrina Birdwell, M.D., FACS, of Texas Breast Specialists break down several of the common breast cancer myths she hears from patients.
Q&A October 07, 2019

Detecting Breast Cancer – from Vigilance to Suspicion to Confirmation

Early detection of breast cancer is a key step in successful treatment of the disease. Here are three things women should know about reducing their risk.
Article October 02, 2019

Guest Perspectives: Sailing Through Life With Cancer

Texas Oncology patient Shannon Dimascio shares how she forged a better path forward for herself as a survivor, despite her cancer persisting.
Article September 30, 2019

Paul Loar, M.D., FACOG, Honors Wonder Woman© Patients

During September’s Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, Paul Loar, M.D., united a cast of his Wonder Woman© patients to honor their fights against cancer.
Article September 27, 2019

Ronald Strickland: The Power of Perseverance

Ronald Strickland was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia and later with lymphoma. Through it all, he has persevered and maintained a positive outlook.
Article September 23, 2019

Advancements in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer

Ashley Ross, M.D., Ph.D., urologist at Texas Urology Specialists–Plano and Texas Center for Proton Therapy discusses the latest on prostate cancer during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
Q&A September 20, 2019