A 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 noticing a lump in her breast in 2013 and being diagnosed with breast cancer, Lynnette Stone sought a second opinion at SCCA at UWMC-Northwest. Under the care of Dr. Marzbani, Lynnette received multidisciplinary care at UWMC-Northwest and is well on her way to recovery.
Diligent about getting annual mammograms, Keum Ja Bae was surprised by her diagnosis of DCIS. Since being treated with lumpectomy and radiation therapy, Keum is cancer-free.
Richard Braun was 58 when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. After researching his options for treatment, he chose proton therapy as the best treatment to fit his lifestyle and cure his disease.
Robert Lowe was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and treated at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Ken West, who was born with sickle cell disease, receives treatment at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance to maintain his health.
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.
Stage IV colon cancer patient Jana Downing finds support from survivor and advocate Anita Mitchell
Holger Herbert, a Hodgkin lymphoma patient at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance since 2004, wanted to be sure that his quality of life during and after treatment would be the best it could be.
Irene was diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer and has been an SCCA patient since 2013.