Meet Robert McCammon, MD September 2020 Provider of the Month

Robert Mccammon, MDAt SERO, we are proud of our providers and all of the phenomenal work they do taking care of the citizens of our community. We are honored to feature interviews that focus on the…
65-year old Black Male with Prostate Cancer talking to his daughter

What You Need to Know About SpaceOAR™ for Prostate Cancer Treatment

What You Need to Know About SpaceOAR™ for Prostate Cancer TreatmentProstate cancer is the second most common cancer occurring in American men, according to the American Cancer Society. Approximately…
Group Photo of the SERO Staff and Board-Certified Physicians and radiotherapy staff

Charlotte Magazine Top Doctors

The Charlotte Magazine is one of the most well-respected, periodic publications in North Carolina. In addition to their information on food, news, sports and attractions, the magazine also…
Cyberknife Radiation Technology Operating Room | How Radiation Therapy Works

Why Radiation Therapy May Be a Good Option for GU Cancer Treatment

More than 1.7 million people receive a cancer diagnosis each year, reports the National Cancer Institute, and more than 600,000 will lose the battle. While cancers may occur in any area of the body, their…
Early cancer detection is improving.

Pioneering Methods for Early Cancer Detection and Their Impact

Cancer remains a leading cause of death around the globe despite overall mortality rates in the U.S. declining 26 percent between 1991 and 2015, reports the National Cancer Institute (NCI). In 2018, more…
Cancer screening tests help detect problems early.

Cancer Screening and Prevention

Cancer screening and prevention is always critical, but during COVID-19 we are all concerned about our health especially the acute changes, and we all want to protect ourselves. With the emphasis on social…
What's the difference between a tumor and a cyst?

Key Differences Between a Tumor and Cyst: What You Need to Know

A tumor is a mass of abnormal cells that have built up somewhere in the body. A cyst is a growth filled with fluid, air or other substances. In general, cysts are less likely to be a serious health risk…
Genetics is a top cancer risk factor.

Four of the Leading Cancer Risk Factors

While there are many cancer risk factors, some of the top elements that place individuals at risk for developing cancer include genetics, tobacco use, weight, diet, and alcohol consumption.More than…
Cancer support groups in Charlotte and Raleigh

Cancer Support Groups in Charlotte, NC, and the Surrounding Area

SERO helps find Cancer Support Groups in Charlotte, NC and surrounding areas for patients living with cancer...

What You Need to Know About Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Its Impact on Brain Tumor Treatment

Brain and nervous system cancers will cost the lives of 17,760 people in 2019, according to predictions by the National Cancer Institute. Unfortunately, more than 23,000 people will receive a new brain…