Summit News

  • diagnostic pet/ct at summit cancer centers Technology Focus – The Diagnostic PET/CT Scan
    Karie-Lynn Kelly, MD | September 14, 2016

    The Diagnostic PET/CT Scan is Incredibly Useful in the Detection  of Tumors One of the most helpful tests to accurately determine the extent of cancer in a person is a full-body scan called a Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography scan, most commonly called a PET/CT scan. A PET/CT scan can show precisely…
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  • How Do Diet and Physical Activity Affect Your Risk for Cancer?
    Summit Cancer Centers | August 30, 2016

    Diet and physical activity affect your risk for cancer much more than you might think! Courtesy of American Cancer Society   Research shows that poor diet and lack of physical activity are two key factors that contribute to an increase in a person’s risk for cancer. The World Cancer Research…
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  • icaho conference 2016 Summit Sponsoring ICAHO 2016 Conference on August 13-14, 2016
    Summit Cancer Centers | April 9, 2016

    Summit Cancer Centers is pleased to sponsor the International Conference on Advances in Hematology and Oncology (ICAHO). The ICAHO conference will be held August 13-14, 2016 at the Coeur d’Alene Resort located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The Binaytara Foundation event seeks to give hematologists, oncologists, primary care providers, oncology nurses, researchers,…
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  • Join Us for the Grand Opening of Our Post Falls Cancer Center
    Summit Cancer Centers | March 17, 2016

    Summit Cancer Centers is very proud to announce the Grand Opening Celebration of our latest cancer center in Post Falls, ID. The Grand Opening celebration will take place on Wednesday, March 23rd, from 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at 1641 East Polston Avenue, Suite 102 in Post Falls, ID. Enjoy refreshments, a display of…
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  • cancer care spokane wa Summit Cancer Centers – The Fully Integrated Cancer Care Network
    Summit Cancer Centers | February 29, 2016

    Summit Cancer Centers is now open, offering a full range of cancer care services for patients in the Northwest. Summit Cancer Centers is a consolidation of several local cancer care facilities previously known as Spokane Valley Cancer Center, Medical Oncology Associates, Spokane CyberKnife and Northwest Oncology. Summit is also pleased to…
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  • Breast Cancer Initiative 2.5 Campaign Launched on World Cancer Day
    Summit Cancer Centers | February 18, 2016

    World Cancer Day—Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016—is the web launch of a new global campaign to reduce disparities in breast cancer outcomes for 2.5 million women by 2025. Called Breast Cancer Initiative 2.5 (BCI2.5), the campaign is spearheaded by two internationally renowned breast cancer physicians based in Seattle, Washington: Julie R….
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  • bruce cutter md medical oncologist Welcome Medical Oncologist Dr. Bruce Cutter
    Summit Cancer Centers | February 15, 2015

    Summit Cancer Centers is pleased to welcome Dr. Bruce Cutter to our Medical Oncology care team. Dr. Cutter is a fellowship-trained, board-certified medical oncologist and hematologist, and is a long-standing member of the Spokane medical community. He has dedicated most of his professional career to advancing the care of patients with cancer and…
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