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Practice News

  • Arizona Oncology Welcomes Two New Breast Cancer Specialists in Tucson

    1/17/2020

    Rebecca Klein Viscusi, MD and Aisha Ahmed, MD join Arizona Oncology's Craycroft office Tucson, Arizona (January 20, 2020) — Arizona Oncology (AO), a leading provider of comprehensive cancer care in the Southwest, today announced the addition of a breast surgical oncologist and a medical oncologist to their east-side Craycroft practice in Tucson. Breast surgical oncologist Rebecca Klein Viscusi, MD and medical oncologist... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Welcomes Karin Choquette, Clinical Research Manager–Program Development

    1/14/2020

    Arizona Oncology Welcomes Karin Choquette,Clinical Research Manager–Program Development Karin to head up development for growing cancer clinical trials program Tucson, Arizona (January 14, 2020) — Arizona Oncology (AO), a leading provider of comprehensive cancer care in southern Arizona, today announced the addition of Karin S. Choquette, MSN, AGNP-C, CCRC as Clinical Research Manager for Program Development. Choquette brings extensive experience and... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Welcomes Sreekanth Vasireddy, M.D, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

    12/12/2019

    Arizona Oncology Welcomes Sreekanth Vasireddy, M.D, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist Dr. Vasireddy joins Arizona Oncology’s St. Mary’s office Tucson, Arizona (December 12, 2019) — Arizona Oncology (AO), a leading provider of comprehensive cancer care in the Southwest region, today announced the addition of a medical oncologist, Sreekanth Vasireddy, MD. Dr. Vasireddy has extensive experience and training in the diagnosis and... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Welcomes Dr. Edgar D. Staren as Chief of Operations: Highly regarded surgical oncologist to spearhead operations of leading community oncology group

    12/02/2019

    PHOENIX, AZ, Dec. 2, 2019 - Arizona Oncology is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Edgar D. Staren, as chief of operations, building on its mission to provide comprehensive cancer care throughout Arizona. Dr. Staren brings more than 30 years of oncology experience to Arizona Oncology including numerous executive leadership roles, academic appointments, committees, honors, awards and publications. Most recently, he... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Warns Against Vaping During Lung Cancer Awareness Month

    11/19/2019

    In 2019, 229,000 new cases of lung cancer will be diagnosed and approximately 143,000 people will die from the disease according to The American Cancer Society (ACS). November is recognized as Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and Arizona Oncology, a leading provider of advanced comprehensive cancer care and an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, is encouraging those at high... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology 9th Annual Breast Cancer Update - KGUN Morning Blend

    10/04/2019

    Arizona Oncology's Rachel Swart, MD, PhD, discusses breast cancer and treatment advancements on KGUN 9's Tucson Morning Blend during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October).  Read More

  • Arizona Oncology - The Truth About Prostate Cancer

    9/13/2019

    Arizona Oncology's Christopher DiSimone, MD, PhD, discusses prostate cancer on KGUN 9's Tucson Morning Blend during National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month (September).  Read More

  • Tucson oncologist’s personal experience helps guide his cancer care

    9/04/2019

    By Jasmine Demers Arizona Daily Star,  Sep 2, 2019 Updated Sep 2, 2019 For Dr. Curtis Mack, helping patients through cancer treatments is especially personal. The Tucson-based radiation oncologist has been working with cancer patients for more than 20 years and makes it a point to urge men to take their health into their own hands, especially during Prostate Cancer Awareness... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Adds New Radiation Oncologist, Enhancing Integrated Cancer Care Services

    9/02/2019

    Arizona Oncology Adds New Radiation Oncologist, Enhancing Integrated Cancer Care Services Dhirendra J. Patel, MD brings extensive experience and expertise in advanced radiation therapies Prescott Valley, September 2, 2019 – Arizona Oncology, a leading provider of advanced cancer care in Prescott Valley and an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, is adding a new radiation oncologist to its staff to enhance its integrated... Read More

  • Arizona Oncology Endorses New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines

    6/05/2019

    Arizona Oncology Endorses New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines TUCSON, Arizona (June 1, 2019) — Arizona Oncology today endorsed new breast cancer screening recommendations that urge women to undergo a formal risk assessment by age 25 and have screenings scheduled based on specific risk factors, including heredity and race-based factors. The new guidelines, which come from the American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS), are similar... Read More

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