When is the right time to go on hospice care?

Sandhya Mudumbi, M.D., Palliative Care I had a patient tell me this week that they didn’t want to go on hospice because they didn’t want to lay in bed and die. I can’t tell you how many times I hear that about hospice care, even from people in healthcare! People are not wrong to think […]

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Tennessee Oncology Welcomes Two New State-Of-The-Art Clinics in Chattanooga

DOWNTOWN CLINIC 1032 McCallie Avenue, Suite 200 Chattanooga, TN 37403 Phone: 423.752.5004 Matt Graham, MD    |    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday C. Daniel Kingsley, MD    |    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday John McCravey, MD    |    Monday, Tuesday, Friday Sumana Nagireddy, MD    |    Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Larry Schlabach, MD    |    Monday, Tuesday, Friday Harsha Vardhana, […]

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August 1, 2020: Tennessee Oncology’s COVID-19 Precaution Requirements

For the protection of our patients and employees, face masks, screening, and visitor restrictions remain in place at all Tennessee Oncology clinic and imaging locations. Please note: At some locations, to assure appropriate social distancing, patients may also be asked to wait in their vehicles until they can be seen. Face Masks are required to […]

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Summer Wellness

Mary Darden- Oncology Nurse Practitioner- certified in Integrative Oncology Summertime means outdoor activities for many, especially during this time of the pandemic. Many of us have felt cooped up in our homes over the last 3 months and are venturing out to have some fun in the sun! Here are some helpful hints on ways […]

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We can’t let COVID-19 delays lead to a cancer crisis in America | Opinion

5 tips on how to prepare when rescheduling a mammogram, colonoscopy or annual oncology exam during the pandemic. – Dr. Jeff Patton, Guest columnist. Read original article HERE. A lot has been said about how cancer doesn’t stop for COVID-19, and now we’re seeing the first estimates of what that might mean. A National Cancer […]

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