“I couldn't think of a better place to be.”
“Through the excellent care I received, I have become a ‘raving fan’ of Capital Health and especially the care of Dr. Steven Johnson.”
“Miracles do happen and this one happened at Capital Health.”
"I thought I would have to travel to Philadelphia many more times. But then I found Capital Health and it’s practically right in the neighborhood. It all worked out perfectly.”
Rather than have Albert transferred to one of the hospitals in nearby Philadelphia, his wife chose to have him sent to Capital Health’s Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center for more advanced care.
As Diana recalls it, “little did I know I was placed in the hands of the most competent doctors: Dr. Vez and Dr. Liebman.”
“Now that I’ve discovered this level of technology that’s this effective for prostate cancer, I want to help spread the word...."
“If anything happened to someone I knew, I’d tell them to go to Capital Health.”
Linda says her experience as a breast cancer survivor at the Capital Health Center for Oncology allowed her the opportunity to witness firsthand what she calls an example of “great camaraderie and a great culture of communication.”
“I would have never thought to come to Trenton. Now, I am so grateful I was brought to Capital Health.”
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When it was determined that Robert had prostate cancer, he researched all of his options. Then he found Capital Health's CyberKnife Center.
“I had never heard of Capital Health before. I’m blessed that I wound up there.”
"For the four months that we were in the hospital, we developed a close relationship with our doctors and nurses. I called them my guardian angels as well as my daughter's."
Anatomy of the Skin
Facts About Skin Cancer
Causes of Skin Cancer
Types of Skin Cancer
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Actinic Keratosis (A Precancerous Skin Condition)
Treatments for Skin Cancer
Treating Sun-Damaged Skin
Preventing Skin Cancer
Skin cancer strikes more people worldwide than any other form of cancer. Although skin cancer is more common in fair-skinned people, anyone can develop it.
In the U.S. alone, more than 2 million adults are diagnosed with the disease each year, according to the National Cancer Institute.
The main cause of skin cancer is ultraviolet radiation from sunlight, especially when too much time is spent in the sun. Avoiding sun overexposure is the best defense against skin cancer. And, catching skin cancer early can provide a better chance for successful treatment.
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