cancer treatment

SPHPMA Welcomes Dr. John Weinhold

December 21, 2020

John Weinhold, M.D., has joined St. Peter’s Medical Oncology/Hematology, a practice of St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates. Dr. Weinhold practices medical oncology and hematology at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center, located at Samaritan Hospital – St. Mary’s Campus in Troy. [...]

Food Closet Now Open for Patients of the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Care Center

December 4, 2020

St. Peter's Health Partners celebrates the opening of a new food closet at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Care Center at Samaritan Hospital – St. Mary’s Campus in Troy. The food closet, located within the Cancer Care Center and operated by staff, is stocked with healthy, medically appropriate, shelf-stable food. It is available to patients identified as having food insecurities. [...]

St. Peter’s Medical Oncology/Hematology Welcomes Oksana Trushyk

October 18, 2020

Okasana Trushyk, NP, has joined St. Peter's Medical Oncology/Hematology, a practice of St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates. A nurse practitioner, Trushyk’s professional interests include oncology, hematology, adult and geriatric care, and integrative modalities such as Reiki and sound healing. [...]

LiveSmart: The Essentials of Survivorship for Breast Cancer

October 11, 2017

It wasn’t that long ago the term “Breast Cancer Survivor” was reserved only for women who were fortunate enough to receive a status of remission from their oncologist. Today, the cancer care community believes that “survivorship” begins at diagnosis. [...]

Times Union: New St. Mary’s Cancer Treatment Center Opens

June 12, 2015

The new St. Mary's Cancer Treatment Center opens in Troy. Funded solely through donations, the center features many unique services and amenities, including chemo rooms specially designed by chemo patients, private infusion suites, an array of integrative wellness programs, a state-of-the-art library, and a convenient retail shop. [...]