Video Title:Physician Video Profile: Sapna Patel, MD (Medical Oncology)
Video Summary: Introducing Dr. Sapna Patel, a medical oncologist at the Lakeland's Marie Yeager Cancer Center.
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Video Summary: Breast cancer survivor, Kellie Tyler, shares her experience undergoing Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) treatment.
Sapna R. Patel, MD, Hematology/Oncology, received her Medical Degree from the Spartan Health Sciences University School of Medicine in Vieux Fort, St. Lucia. She has also completed fellowships and is board-certified in Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine.
Prior to returning to southwest Michigan, Dr. Patel worked at the Regional Cancer Center at IPMC in Kingsport, Tennessee. She also spent three years at the Southwest Virginia Regional Cancer Center in Norton, Virginia. Dr. Patel is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Medical Association, and American College of Physicians.
“Cancer is a difficult diagnosis to endure both mentally and physically. It’s crucial that we involve the patient and their family by explaining what the treatment options are and let them know what to expect.”
Sapna Patel, MD