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What are Clinical Trials?

Clinical oncology trials are scientific studies that test the impact of a medical treatment on a selected group of patients with a common medical condition.

Dr. Meakin Presents Case of High Risk Squamous Cell Cancer of the Face

On Wednesday, November 5th Dr. Charles Meakin of Southeast Radiation Oncology presented at the CaroMont Hospital Cancer Center Weekly tumor board a case of high risk squamous cell cancer of the face. The original lesion...

Effects of Smoking on the Body

For many smokers, the consequences of tobacco use are abstract. Since the long-term effects of smoking develop slowly, over time—with each cigarette chipping away at the body’s vital systems little by little—it can be difficult to recognize that irreperable damage is being done.

Dr. Roshan Prabhu Discusses ASTRO Meeting Highlights - Radiation Therapy After Prostate Cancer Surgery

Dr. Roshan Prabhu Discuses ASTRO Meeting Highlights - Radiation Therapy After Prostate Cancer Surgery Written By: Dr. Roshan PrabhuThe SERO Journal Club met on November 21, 2014 and discussed the…

Dr. Will Warlick Discusses ASTRO Meeting Highlights - Adding Lung Cancer Chest Radiation

Dr. Will Warlick Discuses ASTRO Meeting Highlights - Adding Lung Cancer Chest Radiation Written By: Dr. Will WarlickSERO Journal Club met on November 21, 2014 and discussed the highlights from the…

Dr. Burri and Dr. Doline attend Pink Boots Ball

Dr. Burri and Doline attend Pink Boots BallSoutheast Radiation Oncology was again a Pink Friends sponsor for the Pink Boots Ball which is a fundraiser for the Pink House. Dr. Robert Doline accompanied…

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer in both men and women. An estimated 159,260 deaths, accounting for about 27% of all cancer deaths, are expected to...

Dr. Sharp Discusses Breast Cancer Basics

Dr. Hadley Sharp, a radiation oncologist with Southeast Radiation Oncology, discusses cancer basics, particularly in relation to breast cancer.

SERO Joins Annual Komen Charlotte Race for the Cure

On Saturday, October 4, 2014, Doctors Butler, Heinzerling, Sharp, Thakkar (link to each doctor) and their families joined a crowd of over 20,000 in 18th Annual Charlotte Race for the Cure...

SERO's Derek McHaffie Presented Radium 223 Dichloride in Treatment of Castration Resistant Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Derek McHaffie, MD, a SERO physician with expertise across the spectrum of prostate cancer care, presented retrospective data from the Levine Cancer Institute’s experience with Radium 223...