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St. Luke’s GI Cancer Program

March 5th, 2014

Expert Treatment for Cancers Affecting the Digestive System Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer is actually a family of cancers that affect the digestive system. These cancers are complex and require an integrated treatment plan from a dedicated, skilled and experienced team. St. Luke’s GI Cancer Program experts include fellowship-trained surgical oncologists Darius Desai, MD, FACS, and Roderick


Not All Blood Disorders are Cancer

February 11th, 2014

St. Luke’s Cancer Center treats patients with malignant and benign blood disorders. When patients with blood conditions come to the St. Luke’s Cancer Center for their first appointment to see one of our medical oncologists, some are upset and frightened by being in a Cancer Center. They may not be aware the Center also treats