Peninsula Radiation - Tuesday, April 12, 2016
We are excited to report the results of our Patient Satisfaction Surveys for the first quarter of 2016. Patients were asked to rate us on factors such as being welcomed warmly by our front office staff, waiting 15 minutes or less to see the doctor, and feeling that the physician listened ..
Denise Gerlach - Thursday, March 10, 2016
A cancer diagnosis can be challenging in many ways. The news can be shocking, and it can be hard to process a lot of information when your emotions are running high. It is not unusual to feel confused and overwhelmed. Here are some tips that have helped other patients to get through the nex ..
Peninsula Radiation - Tuesday, February 02, 2016
“You have cancer.”
No one wants to hear that sentence. Unfortunately, the fear of those words can cause some patients to delay seeing a doctor – and delaying care can mean a great deal when it comes to cancer treatment. As physicians, we can all tell the story of a patient who ignored ..
Peninsula Radiation - Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Posted by Dr. Jamie Blom
At one point in time, younger women with early stage breast cancer were recommended to have mastectomy as opposed to lumpectomy and radiation due to concerns of lesser control with breast preservation. This study should put that fear to rest and reassure young ..
Peninsula Radiation - Monday, January 11, 2016
Our Fourth Quarter 2015 Patient Satisfaction Surveys are in! We’re excited to share that our patients gave us an overall score of 4.87 out of five!
Patients were asked to rate us on factors such as being welcomed warmly by our front office staff, waiting 15 minutes or less to se ..
Peninsula Radiation - Wednesday, January 06, 2016
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. According to the American Cancer Society, death rates from cervical cancer have declined by more than 50% over the past thirty years, thanks largely to advances in screening and the widespread use of Pap tests, and more recently, tests for HPV ( ..
Peninsula Radiation - Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Today one of our partners, Eugene Huang M.D. of Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau, shares this guest post with his summary of an important new study.
Stereotactic Radiation for Early Stage Lung Cancer
By Eugene Huang, M.D.
A new study published in the Lancet O ..
Peninsula Radiation - Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Peninsula Radiation Oncology hosts patient appreciation free luncheon
Reprinted from the Peninsula Clarion - October 5, 2015
Since the opening of the Peninsula Radiation Oncology Center on the Central Peninsula Hospital campus in Soldotna more than 2 years ago, cancer patients have not h ..
Peninsula Radiation - Friday, August 21, 2015
We are excited to announce our first annual Patient Appreciation and Cancer Survivor Luncheon has been scheduled for Thursday, September 17th from 11:30 - 1:30 at our center!
It is our pleasure to host our former and current patients, as well as all area cancer survivors, at this speci ..
Peninsula Radiation - Wednesday, March 04, 2015
We're excited to have a celebrity on staff at our center! Our therapy dog, LC Blom, was featured in a great article in the Peninsula Clarion. Click here (http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-03/therapy-dog-helps-during-treatments) to read more.