As 79-year-old Susan was getting ready for her volunteer job at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, she knew something was not right.
Stories for Cancer Care
Sometimes a tragic or sudden event happens that forces you to really look at your life and take action. This scenario came as a blessing in disguise for David Hanbidge as a personal loss helped him overcome lung cancer.
As Clyde Cicotte rested comfortably on his back, a robotic arm moved slowly around him, delivering high-dose beams of radiation to a small, cancerous tumor in his prostate.
“I am not going to let cancer win.” That was Kathe Maxwell’s commitment to herself when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
The last thing that Burton Wilkins remembers before drifting off to sleep in Orange Coast Memorial’s operating room was asking to see the robot.