Suburban Hospital colorectal surgeon Vivek Patil, MD, explains what to expect when getting a colonoscopy, who’s at risk for colon cancer, and what you can do to lower your chances of a cancer diagnosis.Read More
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Angelina Jolie going public with her decision to undergo a risk-reducing double mastectomy has caused many women to pause and consider what they might do in a similar situation.
We asked our breast care experts Dr. Pamela Wright and Dr. Rosalinda Alvarado, board-certified surgeons specializing in breast surgery at Suburban Hospital’s Breast Center, to give us insight into the issues surrounding BRCA genetic testing and risk-reducing mastectomies.Read More