Posts for tag: oncology

How We’re Improving Access To Top Level Cancer Care in Atlanta

As Saint Joseph’s Hospital moves forward in its exciting new partnership with Emory Healthcare, we want to make our community aware of new developments in the oncology department that are allowing Saint Joseph’s to collaborate with the Winship Cancer Institute  More…

Saint Joseph’s Hospital and Social Work: A Common Heritage

  With only 50 cents in their possession and an intention of service in their hearts, Sisters Cecilia Carroll, Mary Helene Sheehan, Mary Borgia Thomas, and Mary Berchmans Young travelled from Savannah, GA in order to establish Saint Joseph’s Hospital  More…

Trying to Cure Cancer: A Family Affair

For Lauren Hasterok, what started out as a Bat Mitzvah project, ended up being a life changing experience. Lauren, step-daughter of Renee Sevy-Hasterok, Patient Navigator at Saint Joseph’s Prostate Cancer Center, began her service to cancer patients and those surviving  More…

Surviving Prostate Cancer: Dick and Suzanne Hurlbut’s Story

Reluctantly I agreed to have a biopsy. This was Aug of 2009 and I had just turned 65 years old. I had been delaying doing a biopsy for a few years, repeating PSA tests every three months and slowly watching  More…

Don’t Ever Look Down

Unexpectedly, our lives changed in an instant when I was diagnosed with breast cancer in December of 2008. We knew life would never be the same. Life is like that box of chocolates – you never know what you’re going to get. Cancer has taught us so many things. Many are bad, but some are good…
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In the Business of Making Spirits Bright

Trimming the eight trees displayed throughout Saint Joseph’s might seem like some form of holiday punishment to most—but not so for Divisional Director of Facility Operations, Gary Madaris.  After all, he has six trees proudly displayed within his own home.   More…

A Sit-down with Dr. John Moore

While filming the November 2011 TV commercials for our Atlanta Health Experts campaign, we had the unique opportunity to sit down with our featured physician, the Chief of Thoracic Surgical Oncology at Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Dr. John Moore.  In that  More…

Role of Technology in Preventing, Diagnosing, Evaluating Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer detection has been in the news repeatedly over the last year. Studies have shown that screening mammography, a test that uses a low dose of X-rays, does save lives and will remain the basis for most women’s early  More…

Saint Joseph’s Medical Group Expands Cancer Care with Addition of Prominent ‘SEGO’ Practice

April 30, 2010 autocad 2008 LT Atlanta, GA -Southeastern Gynecologic Oncology, LLC (SEGO) proudly announces it has joined  Saint Joseph’s Medical Group (SJMG). This celebrated move allows SEGO to partner with Saint Joseph’s in providing the best gynecological oncology care  More…

Saint Joseph’s Opens Imaging Center in Gwinnett County

April 6, 2010 Atlanta, GA – Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta (SJHA) announces the opening of Saint Joseph’s Imaging Center Gwinnett.  Located at 755 Walther Road, Suite 101, in Lawrenceville, the new facility expands the reach of Saint Joseph’s technology  More…

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