Radiation Oncology

When Bobby Pignati acquired a stash of cash for his birthday, he knew just where he wanted his money to go after watching his dad[...]

By In the Loop • December 3, 2019

After a patient mentioned to radiation therapist Jenn Deweese that she was excited to see fireflies for the first time while in Minnesota, Jenn (and[...]

By In the Loop • August 1, 2019

It's not unusual for doctors at Mayo Clinic to get together and discuss shared interests. For one group of residents who gather monthly, the goal[...]

By In the Loop • October 11, 2018

It's not uncommon to hear stories about Mayo Clinic staff going above and beyond for their patients. A good example? Colleagues getting out of their[...]

By In the Loop • September 20, 2018

When surgery to treat sinus cancer left Lucy Bernas unable to eat or speak, she came to Mayo Clinic for healing. Along the way, she’s[...]

By In the Loop • July 18, 2017

When 4-year-old Sam Davidson first came to Mayo Clinic for proton beam therapy treatments, he was understandably scared. But before long, Sam was happily peddling[...]

By In the Loop • June 1, 2017

The Force is with young John Sanders. Though he may have had a reason to doubt that a few years ago. That's when John, a[...]

By In the Loop • January 19, 2017

Six months after having surgery to remove the cancer from his body, Leonard Hislop was told that the cancer had returned. He suddenly was facing[...]

By In the Loop • December 8, 2016

For the first 29 years of his life, Mark Chrudimsky hardly had a care in the world. Then, on Valentine’s Day in 2004, he suffered[...]

By In the Loop • June 3, 2014