Feist-Weiller Cancer Center

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center in Shreveport will offer free head and neck screenings Friday, April 15. The outreach effort is a 20-year tradition. 

Kate Archer Kent

A novel clinical trial to treat lung cancer will be one item discussed Friday at a community information event at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center in Shreveport.

Foundation for Women's Cancer website

The Chicago-based Foundation for Women’s Cancer will present a free seminar in Shreveport on Saturday, June 27, for survivors of gynecologic cancer.

    

Oncology experts from the Willis Knighton Health System and the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center will discuss topics such as gynecological testing, vaccination, and survivorship.  Most of the eight physicians leading the informational seminar come from Shreveport and New Orleans. The event will also educate friends and family members about the psychological and medical needs of cancer survivors.

Aired Thursday, May 7, at 6 p.m. Red River Radio's Health Matters with host Dr. Randall Brewer. Guests were Dr. James Hobley, gastroenterologist with GIS, and Dr. Roger Kim, Head of Minimally-Invasive Surgery, Feist-Weiller Cancer Center.  Topics will include GERD and other upper GI disorders.

Kate Archer Kent

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center in Shreveport is hosting a free oral, head and neck cancer screening this month.

The annual screening is now an 18-year tradition at Feist-Weiller. It coincides with April’s head and neck cancer awareness week, according to Dr. Vikas Mehta, an assistant professor of otolaryngology at LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport and director of head and neck robotic surgery at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center.

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