2019 World Citizen Award Dinner | SERO

SERO Sponsored The 2019 World Citizen Award Dinner

Last month, the World Affairs Council of Charlotte hosted the 2019 World Citizen Award Dinner. This dinner is held to honor those who had impacted the local community in a profound way. This year, the…
Radiation therapy cancer treatment can cause fatigue.

Why Am I Tired After Radiation Therapy?

A cancer diagnosis changes your life. Depending on the type of cancer, treatments may include chemotherapy, bone marrow transplants, surgery, immunotherapy and radiation therapy, or a multidisciplinary…
Dr. Meakin Retirement Party, Pictured with SERO physicians

Wishing Dr. Meakin a Happy Retirement

Charles Meakin, MD After a long and fruitful career dedicated to helping those who needed it most, Charles J. Meakin, MD is retiring. As one of the SERO Group's beloved physicians, he will be missed.…

Meet Morgan Hirsch, NP, June 2019 Provider of the Month

We are proud of every board-certified physician, nurse practitioner and physicians assistant at SERO for their dedication to radiation cancer treatment and their passion for giving back to their community.…
Senior doctor examining and pointing to a patient's x-ray while consulting with his medical team

The Complete Radiotherapy Care Team Breakdown

Cancer and life-changing diagnoses requiring radiotherapy are terrifying. The sudden jolt of uncertainty is overwhelming, and the chaos of treatment leads to even higher levels of stress. While radiotherapy…
Dr. Hong, Radiation Oncologist at SERO, and his wife Jini

Meet David S. Hong, MD, May 2019 Provider of the Month

David Hong, MD To celebrate our providers and the amazing work they do in our community, we are showcasing their spectacular lives inside and outside of the office. We are honored to announce that…

What Is Proton Therapy?

Cancer remains the second leading cause of death around the world, reports the World Health Organization. It claimed an estimated 9.6 million lives in 2018, and about one in six deaths will be attributed…

Meet Marquiez Ballard, PA-C, April 2019 Provider of the Month

We are honored to have an amazing group of providers in North and South Carolina who contribute their time, efforts and talent to their communities. That's why today, and on the first of every month, we…
CURE logo, a print magazine and web resource, provides cancer updates, research, and education.

CURE Article Recap feat. John Heinzerling, MD

John H. Heinzerling, MD Everyone desires a cure for cancer; however, people need to understand that every cancerous process is different. This means that every type of cancer will require its own individual…
Group Photo of the SERO Staff and Board-Certified Physicians and radiotherapy staff

The Importance of Selecting a Board-Certified Radiation Oncologist

When someone is looking for a physician, regardless of the type of specialty, they may be overwhelmed with their options. One of the credentials people might notice is that some doctors are "board certified."…