Category Archives: Hematology-Oncology and Cancer Genetics

Stop Cancer Before it Starts

Stop Cancer Before it Starts

Awareness is important, but cancer prevention is absolutely vital. February is National Cancer Prevention Month, the perfect time to focus efforts to stop cancer before it starts. Cancer is a complicated disease. One often feels helpless when faced with a cancer diagnosis, this month the focus is placed on action and empowerment. Cancer Prevention research […]

Oncology Gynecology Specializations

Oncology Gynecology Specializations

Most of our doctors at Women’s Cancer and Surgical Care, P.C. have multiple Oncology Gynecology Specializations.  Unfortunately, we live in a world that requires multiple cancer treatment specialties. Of course no single type is more important than any other, but when doctors specialize in a specific type of oncology gynecology care that becomes their sole focus. The […]

FHQ (Family History Questionnaire)

Cancer Center New Mexico

Family History Questionnaire for Common Hereditary Syndromes                         Patient Name: Physician:__                           Date of Birth: Date Completed: __                           Instructions: […]

Breast and Ovarian Cancer

Cancer Center New Mexico

Breast and Ovarian Cancer There are a few ways that we can predict a person’s risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancer. Breast cancer is a common disease affecting more than 180,000 women and 1,600 men each year. A woman’s lifetime risk for developing breast cancer is about 1 in 8 or 12%. Common symptoms of […]