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As a leading cancer care center in the United States, the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute (FHCI) is continually making headlines with its research, clinical trials, published papers, advances in treatment, technology and positive outcomes for our patients.

Clinical Trial Helps Patient Battle Stage Four Lung Cancer

Wed 07/09/2014
Jennifer Williams had never smoked or even lived with anyone who smoked but was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer three years ago. Florida Hospital Thoracic Cancer Medical Director Dr. Tarek Mekhail put Jennifer on a clinical trail for a new...

FH Neurosurgeon Performs First NeuroBlate Procedure in Central Florida

Wed 07/09/2014
Minimally invasive, MRI-guided laser treatment is performed in Central Florida for the first time ORLANDO, Fla., July, 3 2014 — Diane Bostick had tried everything to stop the tumor growing inside her brain with no success, that is until Florida...

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Biomedical Research Advisory Council

Thu 06/19/2014
ORLANDO, Fla., June 24, 2014 – Governor Rick Scott has announced the appointment of Florida Hospital Cancer Institute Executive Director Dr. David Decker to the James and Esther King Biomedical Research Advisory Council. He succeeds Dr. Claes...

PHOTOS: Gynecologic Program at American Society of Clinical Oncology Event

Thu 06/05/2014
Dr. Holloway (right) and Dr. Ahmad (left) attend the 50th annual American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting in Chicago where 35,000 oncologists from around the world present the latest advances in cancer therapies. Findings from...

Dr. Holloway Teaches Robotic Procedures to Physicians in Brazil

Fri 04/25/2014
Dr. Robert Holloway, a world-renowned Gynecologic Oncologist at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, visited physicians at the Brazilian National Cancer Institute Hospital and Samaritano Hospital Systems in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...