Following the Road to Recovery

Pictured left to right: Lori's friends, Janie Terrell and Mandy Bower, and Lori Stanley “I’m very familiar with traveling Highway 190 now, but the short drive to Baton Rouge has been worth it,” says breast cancer survivor and Alexandria, Louisiana resident Lori Stanley. “And it was much closer than Houston or some other far away Read More Read More

Head & Neck Cancer: Do you know the facts?

Head and neck cancers account for approximately 3 percent of malignancies in the United States, but since most people don’t know the signs and symptoms of these cancers, nearly half of the cases are found in late stages when treatment options are more complex. The Cancer Center’s MD Anderson-trained otolaryngologist Dr. Ashley Mays reviews common Read More Read More

Breaking Barriers to Cancer Detection

More and more, certain barriers to care are coming to light in local communities—not just throughout Louisiana, but also around the nation. One of those barriers is taking time away from work and family to access cancer screenings, but unfortunately, this can result in cancers going undetected. Watch Kelly’s story to see how companies like Read More Read More

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Gonzales Celebrates 10 Years of Providing Local Access to High-Quality Cancer Care

Cancer Center highlights decade of improving survivorship and lessening the burden of cancer in Ascension Parish   (Gonzales, LA) Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Gonzales has provided expert cancer care to thousands of patients in and around Ascension Parish for a decade. During this time, thanks to the support from the community, the Cancer Read More Read More