Advances in Lung Cancer Care: From Diagnosis to Treatment

From the Show: Managing Cancer
Summary: The early symptoms of lung cancer may be a slight cough or shortness of breath, depending on which part of the lung is affected.
Air Date: 9/8/15
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Daniel Nader, MD
D Nader SRMC TulsaDr. Daniel Nader leads the interventional pulmonology program (Lung Center) at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Southwestern Regional Medical Center. Thanks to his vision and determination, CTCA is able to offer patients the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Dr. Nader, who has been with CTCA® since 1991, has performed more than 6,500 bronchoscopy procedures and provided more than 1,700 high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy treatments.
Dr. Nader has been recognized by Castle Connolly, U.S. News & World Report and Oklahoma magazine as a top doctor in pulmonary medicine, and Castle Connolly and Newsweek named him on their list of the "Top Cancer Doctors 2015" for the United States.
Advances in Lung Cancer Care: From Diagnosis to Treatment
It’s the leading cancer killer of men and women in America, but only 15 percent of lung cancers are caught in the early stages.

So, the right diagnosis, targeted treatment, and genetic testing are critical.

Dr. Daniel Nader discusses lung cancer and how Cancer Treatment Centers of America® can help find the right diagnosis and stage of lung cancer.