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The Biopsy is Positive, What Next?

The overdiagnosis and overtreatment of indolent cancers has received a lot of scrutiny recently. As a result additional tests may be...

Value Based Healthcare and the Triple Aim

Effective healthcare reform requires a comprehensive knowledge and implementation of the principles of value-based healthcare and the...

So Your PSA is Elevated, What Next?

You just received your lab results and found out that your PSA is elevated. You have heard how important it is to screen for prostate...

Prostate Cancer Biomarkers

Just a few years ago it would have been unimaginable that a woman might choose to remove her breasts and/or ovaries in an attempt to...

PSA and Prostate Cancer

As a pathologist, I diagnose cancer all too frequently. I have met many patients and families behind the slides and know the devastating...

Melanoma: A Pathologist's Perspective

With summer upon us it is time to think about sun safety. An alarming recent report found rates of new melanoma have doubled over the...

What Happens Next With an Elevated PSA

Consider these facts on prostate cancer. More than 200,000 men will develop prostate cancer this year, making it the #1 cancer in men...

Low T: A Pathologist's Perspective

Low testosterone (low T), a term that has become commonplace, is heard everywhere. You have probably seen the commercials. It is one of...

Men's Health and Your Pathologist

I am a pathologist. You probably have never met me but I have spent hours studying your biopsy slides, making a diagnosis and ensuring...

So Your PSA is Elevated: What Next?

You just received your lab results and found out that your PSA is elevated. You have heard how important it is to screen for prostate...

Prostate Cancer: What You Need to Know

Listen to my interview with the renowned prostate cancer surgeon Dr. David Samadi on how pathologists are important in your care. Full...

Pancreatic Cancer: What You Need to Know

In yet another celebrity cancer diagnosis, John Hurt, Academy Award nominee for “The Elephant Man” and “Midnight Express”, recently...

The Future of Cancer Treatment

The future of cancer treatment is here and there is reason for excitement. Five major areas of treatment advances are giving new hope in...

Pathologists Delivering Life Saving Care

See, Test & Treat (STT) is the flagship program put on by the College of American Pathologists Foundation in which pathologists recruit...