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We are Recognized for Quality Laboratory Services

Diablo Valley Oncology and Hematology Medical Group Recognized for Quality Laboratory Services May 10, 2019 – Pleasant Hill, CA. – Diablo Valley Oncology and Hematology Medical Group has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day… read more

Hair Conservation During Cancer Treatment

  One of the most common questions patients ask during our discussion of breast cancer treatment is, “Will I lose my hair?” For many women who go through chemotherapy, losing their hair is an unwelcome reminder of their diagnosis. It can cause stress and anxiety, and often negatively affecting their self-image and sense of well-being…. read more

A Bright Update on Melanoma Treatment

By Dr. Jeffrey Zweig Melanoma skin cancer is unfortunately on the rise worldwide, and is now considered the 5th most common cancer diagnosis in the United States. It is estimated that in 2019, there will be over 95,000 new cases of melanoma diagnosed in the US and over 7,000 deaths. Luckily, most patients will be… read more

The Many Faces of Skin Cancer

Come and experience the Many Faces of Skin Cancer, an event focusing on one of the most preventable cancers. Join an engaging panel of medical experts, as they offer insights into the latest information on prevention, risk factors, new treatment options and explore the unique needs and issues of skin cancer survivors. Speakers include: Dr…. read more

Breast Cancer Seminar

Description Our team of breast cancer specialists from the Women’s Cancer Center of the East Bay invite you to join them for an update on cutting edge breast cancer treatments and surgical techniques. The physicians recently attended national oncology and surgery symposiums and will discuss the latest advances presented from research, clinical trials and new FDA drug… read more

Shredding Event

$20 for the first box, $5 each additional box July 20, 2019 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 400 Taylor Blvd. Pleasant Hill, CA Safeguard your personal information while recycling for our planet and helping people in our community fight cancer! Bring old tax returns, bills, business records, bank statements and other documents containing personal information… read more