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Labette Health Independence Healthcare Center Welcomes CCK

Labette Health is welcoming the Cancer Center of Kansas to their Independence Healthcare Center.  CCK has been providing oncology ...

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CCK Patient Shows Her Persistent Spirit

Mercy Health has recently featured a CCK Fort Scott patient of Dr. Nabbout, Roxine Poznich, for her persistent, inspiring spirit. ...

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Chief Legal Officer Laura Monahan Named a Women in Business

Laura Monahan, CCK Chief Legal Officer, has been named a 2017 Women in Business by the Wichita Business Journals (WBJ).  This award is ...

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Dr. Pavan Reddy Honored as Community Outreach Health Care Hero

Dr. Pavan Reddy, an oncologist at the Cancer Center of Kansas, has been honored as a 2017 Community Outreach Health Care Hero by the ...

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Chief Operating Officer Yoosaf Abraham Honored for Administrative Excellence

Yoosaf “Abe” Abraham, CCK Chief Operating Officer, has been selected as a 2017 Health Care Hero by the Wichita Business ...

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CCK Helps Sponsor 2017 East Meets West Walk/Run Hosted by Victory in the Valley

CCK is a proud sponsor of the 2017 East Meets West Walk/Run hosted by Victory in the Valley (VIV).  This year’s race brought out ...

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Dream Comes True for CCK Patient and Family

Rachel Lankton, a CCK patient of Dr. Cannon, was presented with a check on Friday, May 19th, in order to help fulfill her ...

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Dr. Chris Dakhil Publishes in Cancer Management and Research

Dr. Chris Dakhil has been recognized as an author in a trial that focused on preventing delayed-phase chemotherapy-induced nausea and ...

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Dr. Phu Truong Publishes in an Abstract Chosen for ASCO Presentation

Dr. Phu Truong has been recognized as an author in a medical abstract that was one of the chosen, out of over 5,700 submitted, to be ...

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KWCH Spotlights a CCK Patient and the Rising Cost of Cancer

KWCH News featured a CCK patient of Dr. Nassim Nabbout, Leah Liston, in a segment on the cost of cancer.  For many, this story hits ...

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Catch It Kansas features CCK Patient and Son

Dorothy Landrum, a patient of CCK’s Dr. Mattar, and more importantly, a young mother to a talented athlete in Kansas, is giving ...

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Dr. Bassam Mattar Publishes in the Journal of Clinical Oncology for Trial of Patients with Advanced Carcinoid Tumors

Dr. Bassam Mattar has been recognized as an author in an article that has been published by the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO). ...

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CCK Featured for Success with Independent Spirit

The Cancer Center of Kansas was chosen to be featured in Oncology Business Management, a publication by OncLive for the Oncology ...

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Dr. and Mrs. Dakhil honored as Kansas Humanitarians of the Year

Dr. Shaker Dakhil and his wife, Kathie, were among 3 honorees of the Humanitarians of the Year for the state of Kansas presented on the ...

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Dr. Nassim Nabbout Publishes in the Journal of Clinical Oncology for Cetuximab Trial

Dr. Nassim Nabbout has been recognized as an author in a trial of patients with diagnosed squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal ...

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CCK Featured for Collaboration with Via Christi

The Cancer Center of Kansas has been featured in an article by The Wichita Eagle and Kansas.com for it’s collaboration at Via ...

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KAKE Features Dr. Chris Dakhil in Story about Coach Snyder

KAKE News featured CCK’s Dr. Chris Dakhil in a segment on the reaction to Kansas State University’s head football coach ...

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Dr. Shaker Dakhil Publishes in Journal of Clinical Oncology for Melanoma Trial

Dr. Shaker Dakhil has been recognized as an author in a trial of patients with newly diagnosed melanoma in the Journal of Clinical ...

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Dr. Shaker Dakhil Publishes in JAMA Oncology for Zoledronic Acid Trial

Dr. Shaker Dakhil has been recognized as an author in a trial of patients with diagnosed breast cancer metastatic to bone in JAMA ...

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Christopher S.R. Dakhil, M.D. Is Elected as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians

Christopher S.R. Dakhil, MD, FACP, an internist, oncologist and hematologist practicing in Wichita at the Cancer Center of Kansas, has ...

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The Wichita Eagle Features Dr. Shaker Dakhil on Palliative Care

The Wichita Eagle and Kansas.com covered palliative care and the efforts The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is making ...

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Dr. Shaker Dakhil Publishes in the Journal of Clinical Oncology for mRCC Trial

Dr. Shaker Dakhil has been recognized as an author in a trial of patients with diagnosed metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma ...

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CCK Employees Make it Personal

 The CCK staff of McPherson showed their care for a patient in ways beyond the walls of the treatment center after overhearing that a ...

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Dr. Dennis F. Moore, Jr. Honored as Best Doctor

Dr. Dennis F. Moore, Jr. has been honored as a Best Doctor in the field of medical oncology and hematology as featured in the Wichita ...

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Dr. Shaker Dakhil Publishes in Journal of Clinical Oncology for Multiple Myeloma Trial

Dr. Shaker Dakhil has been recognized as an author in the first trial of patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma in the Journal ...

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Make-A-Wish Visits a CCK Patient

“I think he’ll always look back on this day as having been a good day…for all of us,” states Michelle Berry, ...

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Cancer Center of Kansas Named Favorite in Hospital for Cancer Care

Cancer Center of Kansas was named the Favorite in the category of Hospital for Cancer Care in the 2016 Wichita Eagle Readers’ ...

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Chief Nursing Officer Paula Fulgham Honored as Nursing Health Care Hero

Paula Fulgham, the Chief Nursing Officer at the Cancer Center of Kansas, has been awarded as a 2016 Nursing Health Care Hero by the ...

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Dr. Bassam Mattar Honored as Physician Health Care Hero

Dr. Bassam Mattar, an oncologist at the Cancer Center of Kansas, has been honored as a 2016 Physician Health Care Hero by the Wichita ...

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CCK Sponsors Weekend Hosted by Victory in the Valley to Support Patients

The Cancer Center of Kansas is proud to have been a sponsor of the Camp Victory Women’s Weekend hosted by Victory in the Valley. It was ...

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The Cancer Center of Kansas Proud to be Named as Wichita Business Journal Innovation Award Honoree

The Cancer Center of Kansas is proud to be recognized as an honoree for the 2016 Innovation Awards, presented by the Wichita Business ...

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Winfield Cancer Center Celebrates 15 Years of Care

In June, William Newton Hospital, Via Christi Health and the Cancer Center of Kansas celebrated 15 years of caring for patients at the ...

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CCK Helps Sponsor 2016 East Meets West Walk/Run hosted by Victory in the Valley

CCK is a proud sponsor of the East Meets West Walk/Run for Victory in the Valley (VIV), an organization dedicated to encouraging cancer ...

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CCK Medical Assistant Serves Our Country and Honors CCK

Ariel Ward, a Medical Assistant at the Wichita Main Office and an Airman 1st Class in the United States Airforce, recently served our ...

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Physicians Recognized for Top Patient Research Enrollments

WICHITA – The National Cancer Institute has recognized local oncologists Dennis Moore, Jr., MD, and Shaker Dakhil, MD, and the Wichita ...

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Wilson Medical Center Welcomes Cancer Center of Kansas

Wilson Medical Center (WMC) would like to welcome the Cancer Center of Kansas to the hospital and to Neodesha. On January 4, the Cancer ...

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Dr. Dennis F. Moore, Jr. Honored as Best Doctor

Dr. Dennis F. Moore, Jr. was selected as a Best Doctor in the field of medical oncology and hematology as featured in the Wichita ...

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Dr. Shaker Dakhil Is Founder Of New Non-profit Addressing Needs Of Cancer Patients At Risk Of Losing Health Insurance Coverage

A cancer diagnosis and need for treatment is difficult enough without the additional burden of losing health insurance due to a job ...

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