Podcast: What To Look For In A Cancer Doctor

Podcast: What To Look For In A Cancer Doctor

Podcast: What To Look For In A Cancer Doctor by S. Terry Kraus, M.D. Dr. Terry Kraus goes over his tips for how people who have cancer and their families can evaluate and choose physicians to treat their cancer. He explains why it’s important that the doctor and...
Podcast: What to Look For In a Cancer Hospital

Podcast: What to Look For In a Cancer Hospital

Podcast: What to Look For In a Cancer Hospital by S. Terry Kraus, M.D. Dr. Terry Kraus explains what patients who have cancer should look for when deciding on a cancer hospital. Is the hospital staff courteous? Are the facilities clean? Is the hospital accredited with...
Radiology and jargon

Radiology and jargon

Radiology and Jargon by S. Terry Kraus, M.D. There are some phrases that are used, particularly with radiologist, but have always driven me crazy. Some of these are “diagnostic for,” “consistent with,” “concerning for,” as well as, “possibly.” There are, of course,...
What to Look For in a Cancer Surgeon

What to Look For in a Cancer Surgeon

What to Look For In a Cancer Surgeon by S. Terry Kraus, M.D. An editorial, by Dr. Markman, printed in Clinical Oncology, discussed “Complex Cancer Surgery: A Complex Conversation” in 2016.  A cancer patient should be aware, if possible, of the quality...