In 2010, Guy Corrado was diagnosed with stage IV kidney cancer and his tumor was successfully removed. In 2011, he noticed blood in his urine and even after several visits to the hospital, no one could figure out the reason. A year later, Mr. Corrado chose to make an appointment with Dr. Nicholas Vogetzang, MD at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada.
As the program director at the Brewton YMCA, Vivian Layton stays busy around the clock working to help her community. When diagnosed with breast cancer at age 49, she knew she had to ﬁnd personalized quality treatment that would work with her hectic schedule.
I was diagnosed with Stage II - Invasive Ductal breast cancer after I found a lump. Two of my aunts and grandmother have had breast cancer so I've gone in for routine exams my whole life. I've always had cysts and was told not to worry about them. Before showering one night, I found a lump. At first I didn't worry about it, but when I still felt it a few nights later, I decided to go in to have it checked out.
In 2015, Jim Asbell was diagnosed with stage IV colon cancer that had spread to his lungs and liver. Mr. Asbell chose Bruce W. Porterfield, MD, PhD at Arizona Oncology as his medical oncologist. While Mr. Asbell understood that treatment may not be successful he said “Dr. Porterfield understood my situation and took into consideration my overall wellbeing. He presented a treatment plan that I was comfortable with."
Lynda Posgay was diagnosed with two different types of breast cancer within a five year time period. In May 2011, Lynda was first diagnosed with Stage I, HER2-positive breast cancer and just 6 months before her five years milestone, she was diagnosed with Stage II, HER2-negative breast cancer.