Press Releases

Local Breast Cancer Survivor Urges Women to Get Mammograms

October 29, 2014

STOCKTON, Calif. - Hoping to encourage other women to get regular checkups, breast cancer survivor Joanne Matney, 69, is sharing her personal journey through cancer for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After a mammogram showed suspicious results in July of this year, Matney received a biopsy that confirmed she had breast cancer.

Nonprofit Hosts Happy Hour Fundraiser to Benefit Cancer Patients

October 29, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Come raise a glass and cheers to charity, all while raising money for cancer patients in our community. The 21st Century C.A.R.E. foundation will be hosting a Happy Hour event on Friday, Nov. 14 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Oasis Restaurant in Fort Myers with all proceeds benefiting local cancer patients.

Charity Country Western Hoe Down Event to Benefit Local Cancer Programs

October 22, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. - 21st Century C.A.R.E., the Fort Myers-based charitable foundation that provides support and assistance to cancer patients in need, is presenting the 1st Annual Scope for Hope “Country Western Hoe Down.” The event will be a night filled with line dancing, fun games, great prizes, and chance drawings for all country connoisseurs to enjoy.

New Medical Oncologist Joins Jacksonville Cancer Treatment Network

October 21, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.– Board Certified Medical Oncologist George Kim, M.D. has joined 21st Century Oncology of Jacksonville, part of the nation’s leading provider of cancer care services across multiple modalities. Dr. Kim will now provide medical oncology services at the center.

21st Century Oncology Welcomes New Oncologist to New York

October 20, 2014

YONKERS, N.Y. – 21st Century Oncology, the nation’s leading provider of cancer care services across multiple modalities, announces that Radiation Oncologist Dhwani Parikh, M.D. has joined the New York practice network.

New Bone Imaging Technology Now Available for Cancer Patients in Lodi

October 20, 2014

LODI, Calif. – Valley P.E.T. Institute and Ben Schaffer Cancer Institute are pleased to announce a new program offering more precise imaging to treat cancer with radiation therapy. This new program will offer PET/CT imaging to cancer patients, providing a more detailed picture for radiation oncologists to pinpoint and treat cancer that has metastasized to the bone.