Patient StoriesA serious health condition may make you feel like you’re all alone. But you’re not. Over the years, many of our patients have shared their stories with us at SCCA so that we may share them with you.
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After interviewing multiple physicians, Randall Broad was treated for his lung cancer with radiation and chemotherapy at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Chris Pearce worried that cancer might be in his future — his father died from prostate cancer. But Chris didn’t expect it to hit him so young. And he worried — not unreasonably — about side effects.
At age 49, Joyce Miner was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Philadelphia chromosome positive (ALL Ph+), a childhood cancer that is rare in adults.
For Walter Harp, it started as back pain that he thought was a pinched nerve. He was later diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia
Frank Shinoda was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2005 and was treated at SCCA.
Robert Lowe was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and treated at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Rob Wilkinson had rising PSA levels and an eventual diagnosis of prostate cancer. After treatment, Rob says he's a better person as a result of having cancer.
King County Superior Court Judge Mike Heavey was diagnosed with B-cell follicular non-Hodgkin lymphoma and received treatment at SCCA.