Arizona Oncology - The US Oncology Network

Locations and Physicians

Phoenix – Biltmore Affiliated Urologists

2222 E. Highland Ave., Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85016

Map & Directions

Phone: 602-264-0608
Fax: 602-234-0417

Physicians at this location

Ali Borhan, MD, FACS

Specialties at this location

Urology

Treatments & Services




  • 4 Tips for Tobacco Users to Reduce Lung Cancer Risk

    October 11, 2017

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    There are a number of prescription and over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapies that can help greatly when stopping the use of tobacco. But quitting typically takes more than that. It requires a change in your lifestyle. It can be done! Here are four things you can do to get on the path to reducing your risks of lung cancer, heart disease, and stroke.

    1. Prepare before you quit smoking.

    Preparation is the key to success in any new endeavor. Decide on a specific date to quit smoking, make a plan, and then stick to it. Don’t try to pick a date if you’re in the middle of a major life change such as starting a new job or the death of a loved one. You may end up reverting back to your smoking habit quickly which can be discouraging.

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  • Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Breast Cancer Screening

    October 9, 2017

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    There is good news about breast cancer death rates! They're on the decline! Breast cancer deaths dropped nearly 40% between 1989 and 2014. The primary reason for the decline is an increase in breast cancer screening that helps detect breast cancer earlier. And that results in a higher survival rate.

    If you're not sure what breast cancer screening is or if you should get it, here are some questions to ask your primary care doctor or OB-GYN:

    1. At my age, do I need breast cancer screening?

    If your breast cancer risk is average, meaning you don't have a family history of the disease, your doctor will explain the pros and cons of breast cancer screening based on your age. Different organizations have different recommendations. The American Cancer Society recommendations for screening are:

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