Treatments, Tests, and Procedures
Watch patient-friendly videos about the specific medical tests and procedures used to diagnose and treat cancer.
In this patient education video, Dr. Jyoti Patel offers an overview of immunotherapy, also called biologic therapy. This is a type of treatment designed to boost the body's natural defenses to fight the cancer.
Dr. Richard Goldberg explains what clinical trials are, as well as their importance in finding new cancer treatments.
Dr. Robert Sticca outlines the basic types of surgery used in cancer treatment.
Dr. Lidia Schapira discusses what to expect in the time period after your cancer treatment is complete and your transition to survivorship.
Dr. Sonali Smith provides an introduction to bone marrow/stem cell transplants as a cancer treatment.
Dr. Everett Vokes talks about the latest treatment advances in the care and treatment of people with head and neck cancer.
Dr. David Johnson talks about the latest treatment advances in the care and treatment of people with lung cancer.
Dr. Sundar Jagannath discusses some scientific advances in the care and treatment of people with myeloma.
Dr. Maha Hussain outlines recent research progress in the care and treatment of men with prostate cancer.
Dr. Julie Gralow outlines recent research progress in the care and treatment of people with breast cancer.