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June 2016

Multidisciplinary care: Preparing patients for treatment and beyond

Multidisciplinary care: Preparing patients for treatment and beyond

A multidisciplinary approach is central to Wilmot’s philosophy and part of what differentiates Wilmot from other providers in upstate New York. But multidisciplinary care is much more than just having a large team that works well together. It’s about scientific interaction, looking at the pros and cons of treatment decisions from all angles, holding each other to the highest standards possible, and considering the patient’s goals and preferences – particularly in cases where the cancer is very rare or very complex.

Tips for Exercising After a Cancer Diagnosis

Tips for Exercising After a Cancer Diagnosis

Cancer survivors can benefit in many ways by increasing their physical activity through regular exercise, according to a number of clinical studies. Michelle Porto, Karen Mustian and Po-Ju Lin from the University of Rochester Medical Center’s PEAK Lab provide a roadmap for getting started.