A/Prof Craig Lynch, Colorectal surgeon will be attending and performing live surgery at the upcoming Colorectal da Vinci Workshop being held on Friday, 2nd March and Saturday 3 March 2018 at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – Melbourne. If you are a medical professional, and would like to … Continued
Hi, I’m Victoria. I am a sexual recovery specialist. This is a cutting-edge, research-based practice designed for people whose sexual wellbeing has been compromised in some way. This can be due to a range of factors including surgery, childbirth, cancer treatment and medications. I often give talks to healthcare professionals about this field and what … Continued
As another year ends, our Cancer Specialists team are taking a small break over the 2017 Christmas and New Year holiday period. Our practice will be closed from 5.30pm, Friday 22 December 2017, and will resume normal business hours of 9am to 5.30pm on Monday, 2 January 2018. For urgent matters, our doctors can still … Continued
As the Christmas and New Year holiday fast approaches us again (I am sure we all say that every year!) I would like to wish all of our patients and referrer’s a safe and happy holiday season. Cancer Specialists will be closed for the week of Christmas; Monday 25 December 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday 2 … Continued
“Man up, bend over and have the ‘Fickle Finger of Fate’ examination and regular blood samples to test your PSA levels. It’s a lifesaver”! Read Prue’s fantastic blog, Man Up!!! Thank you for sharing your personal journey Prue.
Geographically speaking, accessing specialist care in rural areas can be difficult; this is why Cancer Specialists are proud to announce a new consulting location in the Gippsland region. A/Prof. Craig Lynch (Colorectal Surgeon) who also works at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, recently commenced consulting at the Gippsland Specialist Services in Sale, and will continue to … Continued
Cancer Specialists are pleased to announce a new consulting location in Epping, Victoria. A/Prof Craig Lynch (Colorectal Surgeon) and Mr Homi Zargar (Uro-Oncology and Robotic Surgeon) have recently commenced consulting at Epping Medical and Specialists Centre, Ground Floor 230 Cooper Street Epping Victoria, located in with GenesisCare / Radiation Oncology Victoria. The Epping Medical Centre offers comprehensive … Continued
Earlier this month Dr Sophie Nightingale joined Epworth Healthcare to create a global breast cancer awareness video, in support of Breast Cancer awareness month. With one in eight women in Australia diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime and more than half of these discovered by self or clinical checks, now is the time to stop, … Continued
Recently, Mr. David Gyorki was invited to talk to melanoma patients and their families at the Melanoma Patients Australia consumer forum at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre discussing advances in surgery for patients with melanoma.
Welcome to the new and improved Cancer Specialists website. In our continued focus to deliver the best care to our patients and their families, our specialists will be sharing the latest news, views and research on cancer from around the world. Please check back soon, and follow @CancerSpec on Twitter for cancer care news. With … Continued