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Baptist brings health information to the community

Several Baptist team members took time out of their busy schedules recently to educate the community on important health topics. Andrew Bell, Baptist Cancer Center’s…

Doctors receive high awards

Baptist Cancer Center thoracic oncologist Dr. Raymond Osarogiagbon and Mid-South Imaging and Therapeutics radiologist Dr. Robert Optican recently received high honors in their respective fields….

Newborn twins come as mother battles leukemia

In case you missed the story this month about Mallory Brinson, it’s not too late to catch up. Working closely with local and national media,…

Does obesity cause cancer?

More recent research talks about the link between fat, sugar and cancer. Determining the real story can be a challenge given the vast amount of…

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Join Team THOR and Walk to Cure Lung Cancer

If it’s all in a name, THOR is the team to join for the Join the Fight 5K Walk/Run sponsored by the Bonnie J. Addario…

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New Treatment for Melanoma Now Available

Aleksandar Jankov, MD, a Baptist Cancer Center oncologist, has completed training to administer Imlygic, a new treatment for melanoma. The therapy is a genetically modified…

The Race is On!

Join the Baptist team on Saturday, Oct. 28, to support the fight against breast cancer at the 24th annual Susan G. Komen Memphis-MidSouth Race for…

Baptist Cancer Center Lung Screening Programs Pioneering New Treatment Hopes

Every day, patients like Marthanne Maroney face decisions about their health, largely based on symptoms and the results of tests done to evaluate them. But…

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New Standard of Care Offers Hope to Brain Cancer Patients

Baptist Cancer Center oncologist now offering innovative treatment for deadly brain cancer Doctors like Dr. Alex Jankov, a medical oncologist with the Baptist Cancer Center,…

Baptist Cancer Center Achieves CoC Accreditation

Baptist Cancer Center recently achieved the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) accreditation. CoC Accreditation is awarded to cancer care programs that have…