Payback is a Personal Trainer

There are reams of data regarding the importance of good nutrition and active habits in reducing the risk of developing cancer. Reducing, not eliminating.  As a surgical oncologist I advocate the importance of a healthy lifestyle to my patients to … Continue reading

I’ll Play This Hand

Recently, as I do numerous times every week, I knocked on a clinic exam room door, opened it, and walked in. The tall cowboy put his hands on his knees and slowly unfolded himself from the chair.  He gave me … Continue reading

The Coach

I have played sports throughout my life. Baseball, football, basketball, tennis, soccer, badminton, table tennis, running, cycling and even a short, and impressively painful, stint as a rugby winger.  I would much rather play sports than watch sports.  My wife … Continue reading