Radiation

Ask the Expert: Lung Cancer Treatment

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Dr. Nick Loudas, radiation oncologist at the Nassif Community Cancer Center, answers some frequently asked questions about lung cancer treatment. What are the treatment options for lung cancer? There are …

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Ask the Expert: Prostate Cancer Treatment

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When it comes to prostate cancer treatment there are a variety of options. Thomas Richardson, M.D., urologist at Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa, discusses those options and what sets the Nassif …

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With You Every Step of the Way

Coordinated care is the hallmark of Nassif Community Cancer Center

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In Good Hands – Team approach helps “non-stop runner” slow down to battle thyroid cancer

Regina Buhs began her cancer journey with a visit to her endocrinologist, Dr. Prasuna Rao (Madhavaram) with UnityPoint Clinic Diabetes & Kidney Center. “I went in for a diabetic check-up …

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Radiation therapy with a personal touch

St. Luke’s Nassif Radiation Center makes life easier for cancer patients The first day of radiation therapy can be intimidating – even frightening – for patients. So Mallory Delagardelle, radiation …

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The right treatment, right here

St. Luke’s Nassif Radiation Center makes high quality advanced cancer treatment more convenient, at a lower-cost. Lee Overton admits he might not have agreed to radiation treatment for his prostate cancer if it weren’t for the new St. Luke’s Nassif Radiation Center. But once he began treatment shortly after the center opened, Overton says,“I actually looked forward to going every day!”

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