Eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine expanded to those with cancer in New York state on February 14. Ajaz Khan, M.D., medical director of medical oncology for SPHP, spoke to WTEN/News10 about why timing is so important when it comes to vaccinating cancer patients. [...]
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. [...]
Anne Lawton, RN, outreach nurse for the St. Peter's Hospital Cancer Care Center, is featured in CLYNK's "Change Stories." The video shares how Lawton, through the simple act of bottle redemption, has helped make a difference in the lives of cancer patients. [...]
Heidi Godoy, DO, a gynecologic oncologist with Women's Cancer Care Associates, appeared on WTEN to discuss endometrial cancer. Dr. Godoy, who is also a member of the Minimally Invasive Surgery team at St. Peter's Health Partners, discussed the symptoms of the disease, as well as treatments which include robotic surgery. [...]
Keriann Gray, M.D., has joined St. Peter's Medical Oncology - Hematology, a practice of St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates. Board-certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine, Dr. Gray practices medical oncology and hematology.
The non-profit organization, To Life!, has awarded Anne Lawton, RN, community outreach nurse with the St. Peter's Hospital Cancer Care Center, the Extra Mile Award. [...]
Colleagues at St. Peter's Hospital dress in blue for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The effort is aimed at spreading the message that colorectal cancer is preventable, treatable, and beatable. [...]
Lulu Zhang, M.D., has joined St. Peter’s Medical Oncology/Hematology, a practice of St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates. Board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Zhang practices specialty care in medical oncology and hematology.
St. Peter’s Hospital has been designated a Blue Distinction Center for Cancer Care by BlueShield of Northeastern New York, for incorporating patient-centered and data-driven practices to better coordinate cancer care and improve quality and safety, under a value based payment model. [...]
St. Peter’s Medical Oncology/Hematology has opened its newest office at the St. Peter’s Medical Campus in Clifton Park. The office will be staffed by board-certified oncologists Shail Maingi, M.D., and Namrata Patel, M.D. [...]