Resources for the Columbus Ovarian Cancer Community
SurvivorNet has collaborated with patients and physicians to provide women in Columbus, Ohio, with helpful information and support during their ovarian cancer journey. We hope these resources make it easier to connect with people in your neighborhood who can help.
A Local Specialist Discusses Ovarian Cancer Prevention For High-Risk Women
A number of exciting technologies have emerged in recent years that can help to prevent ovarian cancer. Dr. Ritu Salani, a Gynecologic Oncologist at The Ohio State University, explains to SurvivorNet a number of strategies, which include genetic testing for susceptibility, surveillance methods that can aid early detection, and medications that can reduce risk. Dr. Salani breaks down the ways in wh... Read More
A Columbus Survivor Story: "It Got Me Through Each And Every Day"
Heidi Kugler's ovarian cancer diagnosis came as a complete shock. During an interview with SurvivorNet in Columbus, Ohio, she said that she was pretty active, and feeling pretty healthy, when one day she went to the ER due to a sharp pain in her chest. That's where they found the cancer. "I was in shock -- totally in shock," Heidi said. "Had no idea -- that's one of the things about ovarian cancer... Read More
Ovarian Cancer Surgery
Dr. Dennis DeSimone's Guide to Understanding Surgery for Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cancer -- When Should I Consider Surgery?
Preparing For Ovarian Cancer Surgery
What Kind of Surgery Will I Get?
Recovery From Ovarian Cancer Surgery
Recovery Goals After Ovarian Cancer Surgery
The Chemotherapy Options: Information From Dr. Luis Vaccarello
Chemotherapy For Ovarian Cancer: Important Points for Patients
Local Nurse Practitioner Explains Chemotherapy Side Effects
Local Expert Talks Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trials
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