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Practice News

Arizona Oncology Adds Breast Surgeon Karen J. Hendershott, MD, FACS

9/30/2020

Arizona Oncology, a premier provider of advanced cancer care throughout Arizona and a practice in The US Oncology Network, is excited to announce the addition of breast surgeon Karen J. Hendershott, MD, FACS to their Tucson surgical team. Karen J. Hendershott, MD, FACS is a fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologist who also completed a research fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer... Read More

Arizona Oncology Adds Ronald L. Bauer, MD, FACS and Lise C. Walker, MD, FACS to the Phoenix Breast Surgery Team as Breast Surgeon and Chief of Operations Edgar D Staren, MD, PhD, FACS Resumes His Clinical Practice

9/16/2020

The independent oncology practice adds two new breast surgeons as their chief of operations resumes seeing patients in a move to better serve the Arizona Community. Phoenix, AZ, September 8, 2020 – Arizona Oncology, a premier provider of advanced cancer care throughout Arizona and a practice in The US Oncology Network, is excited to announce the addition of breast surgeons Ronald L.... Read More

Akeso Appoints Prof. Bradley Monk as Lead Gynecologic Oncology Advisor and Chair of the Steering Committee

7/13/2020

“This is an exciting opportunity to bring a new medication to women suffering from advanced and recurrent cervical cancer.” Read the full article featuring Bradley Monk MD on BioSpace. Read More

Dr. Manda Speaks to Ecancer About the Study he Presented During the EHA 2020 Virtual Meeting

6/15/2020

US MM-6: Long-term proteasome inhibition in multiple myeloma following an in-class transition from bortezomib to ixazomib Dr. Sudhir Manda presents the US MM-6 study, a community-based study looking at long-term proteasome inhibition in multiple myeloma (MM) following an in-class transition from bortezomib (btz) to ixazomib (ixa). Dr. Manda gives a detailed account of the trial design, results, and the ongoing... Read More

Arizona Oncology Plays Pivotal Role in Securing FDA Approval of Zejula (Niraparib) for Treatment in Advanced Ovarian Cancer

5/13/2020

Arizona Oncology physician, Bradley Monk, MD, is among the lead research investigators on this breakthrough therapy. Phoenix, AZ, May 04, 2020 – Arizona Oncology, a premier provider of advanced cancer care throughout Arizona and a practice in The US Oncology Network, is excited to announce the FDA approval of Zejula® (niraparib) for the maintenance treatment of adult patients with advanced epithelial ovarian,... Read More

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

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