Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada in the News

Fox 5 Las Vegas
November 8, 2017
Comprehensive Cancer Center of Nevada’s Dr. Matthew Schwartz, and Holly Gooden, of UNLV, were interviewed about the collaboration for November’s “I Quit For’ smoking cessation campaign. Learn more.

Vegas INC Health Care Quarterly
November 1, 2017
Amy Patton, RD, CSO, CNSC, a registered dietitian, is the only certified specialist in oncology nutrition in the state of Nevada and regularly sees patients at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada. She shares insights on diets and cancer care. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 31, 2017
Mary Ann Allison, MD, a medical oncologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers for Nevada, was featured in a story about the more than 150 clinical trials the practice has running per year, and how these medical advancements offer hope to patients. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 31, 2017
Dr. Anu Thummala, MD, an oncologist with a special interest in breast, colon and lung cancers and research at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, shares insights into a new drug offering hope for patients with breast cancer. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 31, 2017
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada nurse Veronica Mejia is featured in this profile on her and her work as an oncology nurse. Part of her motivation for her career choice was seeing family members battling cancer, and wanting to help. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 25, 2017
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada’s Stephani Christensen, MD is featured in a story about the BRCA gene – testing for the gene – and its relation to breast cancer. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 17, 2017
The story shows why MRI screening is used for high-risk breast cancer patients. Dr. Josette Spotts is quoted throughout the story. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 17, 2017
A CCCN patient donated Victory Bells in the radiation treatment areas at our clinics. Dr. Matthew Schwartz and the patient were both quoted in the story. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 17, 2017
A patient of Dr. Rupesh Parikh is quoted in the story about the impact of losing hair during treatment. Read more.

Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 10, 2017
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada’s Dr. Michael Anderson discusses advancements in radiation therapy, as applicable to a patient he’s treating with breast cancer, as well as cancer treatment and oncology in general. Read more.

July 2, 2017
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Paul Harasim, from the Las Vegas Review-Journal, wrote a story on a patient of Dr. Nicholas Vogelzang who’s taken his journey through prostate cancer to help serve as a resource for others fighting cancer. Read more.

May 31, 2017
KVVU Fox 5 Vegas
Dr. Matthew Schwartz on KVVU Fox 5 Vegas discussing breast cancer facts, figures and treatment in the wake of Olivia Newton-John’s cancer re-occurrence. Watch segment here.

May 21, 2017
Las Vegas Business Press
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada receives the Innovation Award for Research from the Las Vegas Business Press. Read more.

May 21, 2017
Healthcare Quarterly
Dr. Karen Jacks, Dr. Ram Ratnasabapathy, Dr. Muhammad Ghani and Dr. Stephani Christensen were all featured in the May issue of Healthcare Quarterly. Several physicians were selected as Top Doctors. Additionally, Dr. Fadi Braiteh and Dr. Nicholas Vogelzang wrote an article for the publication on research and colorectal cancer.

May 17, 2017
KTNV Channel 13 News
Dr. Paul Michael on KTNV Channel 13 News discussing our skin safety partnerships. Watch segment here.

May 4, 2017
8 News NOW
Dr. Margaret Terhar on 8 News NOW discussing breast cancer. Watch segment here.

May 1, 2017
Vegas, Inc
Dr. Nisarg Changawala physician profile in Vegas, Inc. Read more.

April 27, 2017
Las Vegas Weekly
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, an oncology group with 15 centers and offices across the Valley, is supplying free sunscreen to guests at Wet ’n’ Wild and all Las Vegas 51s home baseball games. Read more.

April 1, 2017
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The Review-Journal ran a story about cancer not preventing a young Las Vegas man from helping others. The patient’s physician, Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada’s Dr. Fadi Braiteh, is a part of the story. Read more.

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