Saint Barnabas Medical Center First Hospital in Region to Utilize SpaceOAR® System to Aid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Dec 20, 2017
Saint Barnabas Medical Center First Hospital in Region to Utilize SpaceOAR® System to Aid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer The Radiation Oncology Department at Saint Barnabas Medical Center is the first hospital in the area to utilize the SpaceOAR® System for patients receiving radiation therapy for prostate cancer. “When treating our patients, the priority is ...
Fighting MS-Conception: New Multiple Sclerosis Center Director Says Debunking Myths is Part of the Battle Against this Tough-but Treatable-Disease
Dec 19, 2017
"When it comes to the chronic disease multiple sclerosis (MS), misunderstandings abound. “Most people— including some physicians—think it always gets worse and is always disabling, and that the focus of treatment is only to ...
Which Cysts are Dangerous? That's what doctors must decide in a new program aimed at fighting pancreatic cancer.
Dec 19, 2017
Russel Langan, M.D., is new to the medical staff of Saint Barnabas Medical Center, but its clinical excellence isn’t new to him. “My own family has been treated here,” he reports. Dr. Langan, a cancer surgeon who specializes in ...
Skin Scan: New Surveillance System Helps Spot Melanoma Early So That Potentially Lifesaving Treatment Can Begin
Dec 19, 2017
Each Year more than 200 New Jerseyans die of melanoma, the most lethal skin cancer—and this cancer, unlike most others, is on the rise. Early detection is key. Fortunately, Saint Barnabas Medical Center is working with MoleSafe, a national ...