Medical Oncologist in private practice in northern suburbs of Chicago.
Involved in clinical trials- especially for Colorectal, Lung and Breast cancer.
Goal is to provide thorough, compassionate and timely care to patients in a caring environment, but not in the sterile clinic-type setting frequently found in big institutions.
Statistics are misleading
Modern approach to devastating illnesses is to give up too easily
Cost of care is clouding clinical judgement
Therapies can be individualized to achieve maximum benefits