July is sarcoma awareness month. Sarcoma is an umbrella term that describes over 50 types of cancers. All of which are rare with wide ranging patterns of behaviour and outcome. The rarity of sarcoma means that the diagnosis is often not considered when patients present with symptoms or concerns. Sarcomas can arise anywhere in the … Continued
Tag: Cancer Specialists
At the European Association of Urology (EAU) Annual Meeting in Copenhagen this week, a very important paper was presented by my colleagues at University College London, and was simultaneously published in the New England of Journal, the world’s top medical journal. This study supports what we have already been offering to patients with a suspicion … Continued
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 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.