GCS Milledgeville Nurses Participate in Cancer Wellness Program with Georgia College and State University

The nursing staff at the Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) office in Milledgeville has recently become an integral part of a wellness program for cancer patients conducted by Georgia College and State University (GCSU).  Dawn Key, MSN, FNP, spoke to the group last week, discussing the importance of regularly checking labs, interpreting lab results, and the effects […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Welcomes Sarcoma Specialist Gina D’Amato, M.D.

August 8, 2012 (Atlanta) — Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)—a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S.—continues to grow and expand its services with the addition of Gina D’Amato, M.D. Dr. D’Amato, a sarcoma specialist, is board certified in medical oncology and internal medicine. She will practice at the GCS-Northside office (1100 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Doctors Publish Article in Community Oncology Journal

Dr. Stephen Szabo and James Gilmore, PharmD, Publish Paper on Cancer Recurrence and Survival in Patients with Early-stage Triple-negative Breast Cancer July 19, 2012 (Atlanta) — Dr. Stephen M. Szabo and James Gilmore Jr., PharmD, of Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)—a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S.— published an article in the June issue of the journal Community […]

GCS Physician Featured Guest on The Weekly Check-Up Radio Show

GCS Physician Dr. Jayanthi Srinivasiah (Dr. Jay) was a guest on The Weekly Check-Up radio show, which airs live Sundays from 3-5 p.m. on AM750 and 95.5FM News/Talk WSB. Dr. Jay joined the show’s host, Dr. Bruce Feinberg, a former Atlanta oncologist, and Ken Thorpe, PhD, the Robert W. Woodruff Professor and Chair in the Department of Health Policy […]

GCS Physician Talks to Local News about Breakthrough Breast Cancer Drug

Dr. Cheryl Jones recently appeared on 41 NBC to talk about Georgia Cancer Specialists’ role in advancing cancer treatment through participation in a clinical trial for the “smart bomb” breast cancer drug.  The GCS-Macon office completed a trial of breast cancer drug trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) from Genentech, the success of which validates the long-held belief that targeted drug […]

Clinical Trials at Georgia Cancer Specialists Make National News At Annual Clinical Oncology Conference

Cancer research topped the national news this month as reports from the annual American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Chicago revealed positive results from clinical trials for breast cancer, prostate cancer, colon cancer, and melanoma, among others. Researchers at Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) worked on a number of the major trials and the […]

Information Spotlight: Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

It’s important for each man diagnosed with prostate cancer to work closely with his oncologist to create an individualized treatment plan based on his situation and all available treatment options. The management of prostate cancer is fluctuating as new information and treatment options become available. However, doctors agree that management of the disease needs to […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Nurse Practitioner Wins Writing Award from University of Alabama

Kennon H. McCollum Receives Donna Packa Excellence in Writing Award Nurse Practitioner Kennon H. McCollum, MSN, RN, FNP-C, who works in the Stockbridge, Fayetteville, and Atlanta Medical Center offices of Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)—a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S.—will received the prestigious Donna Packa Excellence in Writing Award from the graduate faculty […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Doctor Publishes Article in Community Oncology Journal

Dr. Rodolfo Bordoni Publishes Paper on the Incidence of Febrile Neutropenia in Women Receiving Adjuvant Therapy for Early-stage Breast Cancer May 31, 2012 (Atlanta) — Dr. Rodolfo Bordoni of Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)—a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S.— published an article in the May issue of the journal Community Oncology on the incidence of febrile neutropenia […]

Georgia Cancer Specialists Physician Receives Patients Choice Award

Dr. Jayanthi Srinivasiah Selected As One of Georgia’s Favorite Physicians May 31, 2012 (Atlanta) — Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) physician Dr. Jayanthi Srinivasiah (Dr. Jay) is among the top five percent of physicians nationwide to be honored by Patientschoice.org for making a difference in the lives of her patients. As recipient of the 2011 Patients’ Choice Award as […]