Cancer Care

Dr. Mabel Mardones at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers

What to expect after a breast cancer diagnosis

by Dr. Mabel Mardones | photos by Farrah Jobling

If you or someone you love receives a breast cancer diagnosis, figuring out what to do next can seem overwhelming. Breast specialist, medical oncologist and hematologist Dr. Mabel Mardones at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers™ offers this professional advice.

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Dr. Patrick Eulitt, Hematologist, Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Denver, Colorado

Meet the hematologist: Dr. Patrick Eulitt

by Jeannette Moninger | photo by Farrah Jobling

When you receive a life-changing cancer diagnosis, you want the latest treatments and compassionate care. Specialists at the Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers™ (RMCC) provide advanced services for all types of cancer. We spoke with hematologist and oncologist Dr. Patrick Eulitt, who joined RMCC...

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Maegan Brundage, gynecologic oncologist Dr. Jeffrey James, Sky Ridge

Maegan Brundage

by Jeannette Moninger

Ovarian cancer took her fertility and a kidney, but one remarkable surgery saved her leg and her life.

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Infusion Services at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree

Cancer Survivor on a Mission to Color Out Cancer

by Jeannette Moninger

When patients come to Infusion Services at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree, they are greeted by vibrant, uplifting sayings hand-colored by patient Marianne Dahl. A resident of Golden, Dahl was diagnosed with stage 3 endometrial cancer and clear cell carcinoma of the cervix last June....

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Dr. Jeremy Williams, Dr. Chris Williams, Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery

Lone Tree Plastic Surgeons Offer Advanced Breast Reconstruction Procedure

by Jeannette Moninger

When Jeremy Williams’ mother was diagnosed with breast cancer 10 years ago, the Lone Tree plastic surgeon recommended a relatively unheard-of breast reconstruction procedure called the deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap. “Instead of implants, we use the patient’s own abdominal...

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Charu Signhal, Etta Epidermis, Skin screening App, Skin Cancer

Entrepreneur Designs Skin Cancer Screening App Making Skin Checks as Easy as Posting on Social Media

by Joelle Klein

If you could prevent cancer by simply going for an annual screening at your doctor’s office, you would think that most people would do it. However, skin cancer, which is one of the most common forms of cancer and one of the easiest to diagnose, causes more than two deaths every hour. According to...

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Katy Butler

Spreading the Joy of Gentle Medical Care 

by Bobbi Dempsey

Katy Butler loves a good gamble—when the stakes are small. “I love going to the track and betting $2 on horses that I know nothing about. I go down to the paddock and see what they look like. I buy a tip sheet and study who the handicappers think the favorites are. I combine reading the sheet...

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Liz Wambugu, a certified adult gerontology nurse practitioner and palliative care provider with Agape Healthcare, Greenwood Village

Palliative care services at Agape Healthcare provide support for people with chronic illness

by Jeannette Moninger

If you or a loved one is living with a chronic disease that affects the ability to enjoy life, a palliative care specialist can help. “Palliative care is a medical discipline focused on helping people who have a chronic, and sometimes terminal, condition manage symptoms and improve quality of...

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Allergia Aqua Sanitas

Spa, Skin and Hair Cancer Resources

by Kris Scott | Research by Hannah Metzger

American Cancer Society Free Wigs Provides free wigs to individuals experiencing cancer-related hair loss. They are available at several Colorado healthcare centers including Sky Ridge Medical Center, Boulder Community Health, Durango Cancer Center, Exempla Lutheran Medical Center, Saint Mary...

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ACTIVE RECOVERY, Outdoor retreats help cancer patients and survivors experience adventure, community

Active Recovery & Retreats

by Sarah Protzman Howlett

Outdoor retreats help cancer patients and survivors experience adventure, community

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