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Steven Mamus, M.D. featured in ABC 7’s MySuncoast Health segment, “New diseases caused by smoking are officially added to the list”

Steven Mamus, MD, nationally-renowned medical oncologist with more than two decades of expertise in the treatment of cancer and blood related disorders, was featured in the ABC 7 MySuncoast Health segment, “New diseases caused by smoking are officially added to the list” on Friday, January 17,2014.  Dr. Mamus founded the Cancer Center of Sarasota in

One of our heroes, Laurie Codding

Laurie Codding proudly says that she was Florida’s first female plumbing contractor in the 1980s. The 53-year-old former Bradenton resident — she lived off Cortez Road in the 1990s and now lives in Venice — says being a plumber with all its bending, lifting and stretching made her so strong and healthy that people would

Help us reach our goal for our walk against Breast Cancer!

Hello! I’m so excited about an event I just signed up for – the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. There are a lot of breast cancer events out there, but I’m walking and fundraising for the American Cancer Society because they are the leader in the fight to end breast cancer

Cancer Crusher Wedding

We are proud to announce that Tania Gontarek, Cancer Center’s Front Desk Supervisor is getting married on Friday August 23, 2013, to fiance David Breslau! Everyone at MaxHealth/Cancer Center wishes you both a life time of health & happiness!

John Moffet’s Story

“When I found out I was going to be a granddad I knew I had to stay and fight Lymphoma; even with my hands full dealing with diabetes & heart disease.” My name is John Moffet and I was diagnosed with Lymphoma. One day I collapsed on the floor and was rushed to the hospital


There are major advantages for treating blood cancers. Using promising new drugs with less side effects Dr. Steve Mamus at the Cancer Center of Sarasota-Manatee explains more on new options for treating Leukemia at  


To all those who wish to hear my story. My name is Albert Damore and I was diagnosed with lung Cancer in early 2011. I knew something was wrong after my vision became double as I was out driving. Scared I immediately called PCP and got a cat scan at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. There I


“Everyone from front desk to nurses were wonderful. They made me feel comfortable and welcomed at every visit.” Mr. Branson is a Pancreatic Cancer survivor. He was diagnosed last April 2012, when rushed to Tampa Hospital after being extremely sick. He was in the ICU for 5 days where they discovered he has stage 1


Christopher Petz was diagnosed with Pancreatic cancer October 17, 2012 at Mass General Hospital. He originally went into hospital for a blood clot, which caused a stroke in his left eye. Today he still only has 50% vision as a result from it. They admitted him and started running tests and he soon found out


Maybe it’s your mother, maybe it’s your co-worker, or your neighbor, or maybe you yourself are a cancer survivor. In America alone, there are approximately 10.5 million people living with a history of cancer. Cancer survivors are people who have been diagnosed with cancer and those people in their lives who are affected by the


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