Join Dr. Aileen Murphy on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 for a free Weight Loss Surgery Seminar.
Click on the flyer link below for details:
We hope you will join us for the Free Hernia Screening Event on Saturday, March 3, 2018.
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Epic Care’s Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Valery Uhl, was featured on CBS Bay Area Focus to for her involvement with the American Cancer Society.
To watch the video click on the link below:
We are pleased to introduce our most recent addition of physicians:
Aye Khyne, MD
Nimisha Mishra-Shukla, MD
Uma Swamy, MD
Kenneth Hsiao, MD
James Karol, MD
Christopher Welty, MD
Charles Wen, MD
Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: Emeryville Care Center • Conference Room • 1480 64th Street, Suite 100 • Emeryville, CA 94608
Thank you Epic Care physicians & staff for participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in San Francisco.
Dr. Ernest N. Lo graduated with Honors from UC Berkeley with a BA in Economics, completing his undergraduate thesis on Healthcare Economics in Developing Countries.He subsequently worked in strategy consulting and investment banking before realizing his passion lay in clinical medicine. He graduated from the UC Davis School of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine residency at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. He went on to complete his Hematology Oncology fellowship at the UC Davis NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer where he served as Chief Fellow in his last year. Prior to joining Epic Care, he worked at both Kaiser Permanente and in private practice in Sacramento.
Dr. Lo practices Hematology and Medical Oncology at our Pleasant Hill Care Center.
Epic Care is a strong supporter of the Sandra Wing Foundation.
A foundation that provides grants to patients getting radiation or chemotherapy, for complementary therapies such as massage/acupressure, acupuncture, guided imagery, and deep breathing meditation.
Perhaps you will consider supporting them as well, by buying tickets to their annual Ragin Cajun dinner & dance fundraiser on Friday March 10, 2017.
To find out more about this wonderful Foundation visit: www.healingtherapiesfoundation.org
To buy tickets for the fundraiser, visit: www.auctria.com
Epic Care featured in Elekta article “MOSAIQ-XVI integration significantly streamlines imaging workflow at Epic Care”
Bryanna Ballard, Our Chief Radiation Therapist discusses how MOSAIQ-XVI integration has significantly increased the efficiency of our pre-treatment imaging workflows.
To read the article click on the link below:
We perform Intra Operative Radiation Therapy (IORT) in the OR at Summit Medical Center in Oakland with our incredible Bay Area Breast Surgeons (BABS) lead by Dr. Lisa Bailey.
What you may not know is that their paper was published just this month on our IORT results. Dr. Uhl also gave a talk in Las Vegas in February 2016 about our successful IORT program.
The results of our first 130 patients are published in this paper. We have now treated well over 200 patients.
We started our program in late October 2011 and are coming up to our 5 year mark. We are one of the leading centers in the nation offering IORT and have some of the best results. Dr. Bailey and Dr. Uhl train and proctor other physicians. They have also successfully assisted New Zealand in implementing an IORT program for the entire country.
Many women are hearing about IORT and coming to Epic Care to see our BABS Team and receiving this form of radiation.
Please join us in congratulating Drs. Bailey, Abe, Goodwin, Uhl and NP Carolyn Bernstein on this achievement. It is rare for physicians in a community practice to p
TARGIT-R (Retrospective): North American Experience with Intraoperative Radiation Using Low-Kilovoltage X-Rays for Breast Cancer
Annals of Surgical Oncology, (), 1-7
Please join us at Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek on Saturday, May 21st 2016 for the Cancer Support Community’s Bay Area Hope Walk.
Walk Date: Saturday, May 21, 2016
Walk Start Time: 10:00AM
Check-In Opens: 8:30AM
Opening Ceremony: 9:45AM
Location: Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek, CA — Ygnacio Valley, across from the Sports Basement Shopping Plaza
Length of Walk: 5K (3.1 miles) walk around scenic Heather Farm Park
Fundraising Goal: $100,000
Parking: Free parking. Handicapped parking available.
Other: Wheelchairs, strollers, and friendly dogs on leashes are welcome.
Registration: All walkers must register online, prior to the event.
For more information visit: www.hopewalkbayarea.net