Dr. Carlos Franco Helps Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer

Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) physician Dr. Carlos Franco recently participated in a national breast cancer awareness initiative. In a span of four hours, Dr. Franco participated in 16 interviews for print, TV, radio, and online media aimed at educating women, particularly Hispanics, about prevention, screenings, treatments, and how Genentech’s breast cancer drug Avastin may help […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Hosts 12 “Doctoberfest” Open Houses Across the State

Themed Events Show Appreciation for Medical Community In appreciation of its staff and medical partners, Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) — the largest private medical oncology/hematology practice in the Southeast — recently hosted 12 “Doctoberfest” open house events from October 9-30. The themed events give GCS physicians the chance to thank referring physicians, pharmacists, their staff, […]

Bethany Smith Featured in Oncology Nutrition Connection

Nutritionist for Georgia Cancer Specialists Discusses Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy Nutritionist Bethany Smith, RD, LD, of Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)––the largest private medical oncology /hematology in the Southeast––recently contributed an article to the Oncology Nutrition Connection. In the article, which appeared in the quarterly journal’s Summer 2008 edition, Smith discussed the use and effectiveness of […]

Sunshine, Smiles, Music, and Baseball Set the Tone for a Beautiful 18th Annual Magic of Life Celebration For Cancer Survivors

2,500 Cancer Survivors, Friends, and Family Ignore Gas Shortage, Financial Crises to Celebrate Survivorship, Life at Turner Field With all the uncertainty in today’s world – gas shortages, financial institution crashes, and government bailouts – who has time to celebrate being alive? About 2,500 cancer survivors and their families and friends, that’s who. The Magic […]