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Mom-to-be battles aggressive breast cancer during pregnancy

Jenny Davis of Fayetteville grew up in the shadow of cancer. She lost her mother when she was just 11 to ovarian cancer. But Jenny never imagined she'  Read Full Story >>

Dr. Vasily J. Assikis Recognized as Top Doctor

Piedmont Cancer Institute, P.C., one of the premier cancer practices in Atlanta, would like to congratulate Dr. Vasily J. Assikis for his recognition a  Read Full Story >>

Ensuring Quality - Excellence in Clinical Trials

Chris Davis, CRC, Ashlea Bowes, regulatory assistant, Dr. Assikis, Ann Johnston CRC, seated Tracy McIntosh, regulatory assistant Piedmont Cancer Ins  Read Full Story >>

Prostate Cancer Treatment Has Advanced

According to figures from the American Cancer Society, 1 in 6 men aged 50 to 70 will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year; an expected 7,900 in   Read Full Story >>

Is There Really a Key to the Cure?

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and several local organizations, including Piedmont Cancer Institute, P.C., are getting into the spi  Read Full Story >>

Dr. Assikis Prescribes Cancer Wellness to Patients in Newnan

Dr. Vasily J. Assikis of Piedmont Cancer Institute, P.C. (PCI) spent last Friday afternoon addressing the concerns of local community members at the op  Read Full Story >>

Doctors Duke it Out at Cancer Wellness Reception

Thursday, May 10, 2012 marked the date for the First Annual Piedmont Cancer Wellness Physician Reception. Great conversation, expertly prepared food an  Read Full Story >>

PCI Raises Money to Fight Cancer

With Relay for Life Coweta County just around the corner, teams are joining together to raise money for the fight against Cancer. On Saturday, April 1  Read Full Story >>

PCI Doctors Give Inspirational Speech at Community Event

The Breast Cancer Survivors’ Network hosted their 3rd annual Breast Cancer 1 Day Walk on March 24, 2012. The event’s opening ceremony began  Read Full Story >>

Dr. W. Perry Ballard recognized as a Top Doctor of Atlanta

Congratulations to Dr. W. Perry Ballard of Piedmont Cancer Institute (PCI) for his recent recognition as one of Atlanta’s Top Doctors! Dr. Ballar  Read Full Story >>

Charles Henderson Speaks to Atlanta Health Care Professionals

Thursday was an exciting night for the President of Piedmont Cancer Institute's Dr. Charles Henderson. An expert orator and knowledgeable pharmaceut  Read Full Story >>

Celebrate Cancer Survivorship

Piedmont Hospital would like to celebrate your continued health and wellbeing during Cancer Survivors Week 2011. Stop by to participate: Monday, Ju  Read Full Story >>

New Drug for Treating Patients with Melanoma

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer, with over 13 million cases diagnosed in the United States annually. Among the cancers in this group, m  Read Full Story >>

PCI leads effort with numerous prostate cancer trials

Great advances have been made in the treatment of prostate cancer in the last few years. Surgery has continued to evolve and become even less invasive.  Read Full Story >>

Less Surgery for Breast Cancer

A recent large study by the American College of Surgeons finds that women with small/intermediate size breast tumors who underwent breast conserving su  Read Full Story >>

New Drug For Treating Advanced Breast Cancer

Eribulin (HALAVEN) was recently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for women with advanced metastatic breast cancer. A large study showed   Read Full Story >>

Can Aspirin Reduce Cancer Risk and Mortality?

The prospect is too enticing to dismiss: a single pill—a cheap one, too—that, when taken regularly, can reduce the risk not only of heart a  Read Full Story >>

Striking Out Prostate Cancer through Clinical Trials

When 61-year-old Carl Hays of Milledgeville, Ga., threw the first pitch at the Atlanta Braves game on June 20, he dedicated it to “the man who sa  Read Full Story >>

View ABC interview: Cancer Genomics: Targeting Treatment to the Patient

Click on the following links to watch the several ABC TV interviews on cancer: Cancer Genomics: Targeting Treatment to the Patient   Read Full Story >>

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Has Options

"Triple negative breast cancer has always been with us but we didn't call it as such until a few years ago. The term refers to tumors which do not  Read Full Story >>

Lung Cancer - Early Detection the Key

For years there has been a great debate as to whether lung cancer, the biggest cancer killer in the US by far, can be detected early enough. The though  Read Full Story >>

Prostate Drug Offers Men New Hope

There are few options for men with advanced hormone refractory prostate cancer who have already received standard docetaxel (TAXOTERE) chemotherapy. A   Read Full Story >>

New Breast Cancer Clinical Trial

Research –making a difference. PCI is pleased to announce we are the first center in the US to be able to offer a new breast cancer clinical tria  Read Full Story >>

BALLARD - Treat the whole patient

In a recent article, written on June 25th in the Atlanta Journal Constitution titled "Cancer centers revitalize survivors", Dr. Perry Ba  Read Full Story >>

Atlanta's Top Doctor's Award

Dr. Jonathan Bender is one of Atlanta’s TOP DOCS! Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Bender of Piedmont Cancer Institute (PCI),  one of the le  Read Full Story >>









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