New Port Richey, Fla. (September 6, 2013) — Florida Cancer Affiliates (FCA), a newly-formed, community-based medical oncology and hematology practice, announces that its New Port Richey center will be forming a new spirituality and healing support group to meet once a month on Wednesdays from 6-7:30 pm at 5500 Little Road, New Port Richey. Membership is free and light refreshments will be served.
The goal of the support group is that together, patients, caregivers, and loved ones will explore and share ideas and questions about a greater power than ourselves especially at a time like this.
All faiths, religions, spiritual teachings, and personal truths that are held or sought are welcome. The group will offer a place for dialogue, prayers and meditation, music, art, and healing in the journey with cancer and the divine.
Anyone interested in joining and learning about this new group should call Florida Cancer Affiliates New Port Richey center at 727-372-9159. The next meeting is scheduled for October 9.
About Florida Cancer Affiliates
FCA is a partner of renowned oncology care leader, Moffitt Cancer Center, and united in healing nationally with The US Oncology Network, one of the nation’s largest community-based cancer treatment and research networks, dedicated to advancing cancer care and expanding patient access to high-quality care. As an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, Florida Cancer Affiliates is united with more than 1,000 physicians and 10,000 cancer professionals nationwide.
The integrated clinical team of Florida Cancer Affiliates employs the latest technologies and drug therapies to ensure patients receive advanced care closer to home. The comprehensive treatment centers include outpatient treatment and diagnostic facilities including chemotherapy, hematology, radiation therapy, Positron Emission Tomography (P.E.T.), clinical research, pharmacy and laboratory, as well as financial counseling and patient support services.
Florida Cancer Affiliates is comprised of Doctors Gerald Robbins, M.D., Lawrence Hochman, D.O., F.A.C.R.O., Richard Caradonna, M.D. Shilen Patel, M.D., and Uday Dandamudi, M.D.
Dr. Robbins is board certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine. Dr. Hochman is board certified in radiation oncology and a Fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology. Dr. Caradonna is board certified in medical oncology and internal medicine. Dr. Patel is board certified in medical oncology and board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Dandamudi is board certified in clinical pharmacology, internal medicine, and hematology/medical oncology.
Florida Cancer Affiliates is located at 5500 Little Road in New Port Richey, Fla., as well as 11373 Cortez Blvd., Suite 200, in Spring Hill, Fla. For more information, call 727-372-9159 in Pasco, 352-597- 4998 in Hernando, or go to www.FloridaCancerAffiliates.com.