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Most people with breast cancer have surgery as part of their treatment. At Geisinger, our skilled breast surgeons perform every type of breast surgery, including the latest minimally invasive and reconstructive surgeries. Also see breast cancer treatment. Our highly experienced breast surgeons perform all forms of breast surgery, to treat all types of breast disease. Breast surgery Most people with breast cancer have surgery as part of their treatment. The primary goal of surgery is to remove all the cancer from the breast.
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Rapidly falling costs and the increasing clinical value of human genome sequencing and genetic testing is reaching the point where innovative hospitals and health networks are ready to offer these services to patients in family practice settings. Several prominent first-mover health networks and hospitals are taking steps to incorporate genetic tests and gene sequencing into primary care settings. This raises the stakes for hospital CEOs who have yet to establish a precision medicine strategy for their institutions. Probably the most-publicized initiative to bring genetic testing to primary care is happening at Geisinger Health System.
The system's speed, versatility and flexibility will enable the clinical team to provide a treatment option for virtually any case for which radiation therapy is prescribed, including large tumors or multiple tumors throughout the body, hard-to-reach tumors, and tumors that have recurred, including those in patients who may not be candidates for retreatment with traditional delivery systems. Geisinger welcomed the Radixact System in a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by the chairman of radiation oncology at Geisinger Cancer Institute, Dr. Anand Mahadevan. The system's unique architecture provides options for delivering radiation not available with other devices and when combined with its advanced software, will expand the types of tumors that may be effectively treated with radiation, including craniospinal and total body radiation with comfort and precision," said Dr. The Radixact System was designed to improve patient care by providing clinical teams with the tools they need to make the planning and delivery of radiation straightforward, efficient and effective for standard indications like breast and head and neck cancers, and complex treatments such as total marrow irradiation.