Dr. de la Fuente to Speak at International Conference in Costa Rica

Mon 05/04/2015

Dr. de la Fuente will be speaking at the First International Symposium of Minimally Invasive Technics of the GI tract.  

It will be held on: June 10 &11, 2015
This symposium has been specifically designed for general practitioners, surgeons and gastroenterologists. Medical students and doctors in training will benefit from the interaction with experts in their fields. The objective of this symposium is to further foster the relationship of physicians from South, Central and North America.


Wed 09/19/2018

Contact the Florida experts in cancer care

If you, a friend or a loved one has cancer, you’re never alone. The cancer care professionals at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute are there every step of the way, ready to provide the treatment, support and compassionate care you need.

The Florida Hospital Cancer Institute 2016 Ribbon Series

Mon 03/07/2016

Join Florida Hospital and support those fighting cancer! Participate in the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute 2016 Ribbon Series. Stop by the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute booth and register each time you run in any of the below races. Upon completion of your third race, you will receive an inaugural Ribbon Series medal.*

Ribbon Series Race                               Date

FREE Head & Neck Cancer Risk Assessments

Fri 03/06/2015

Join us at the Crosby YMCA in Winter Park for a free head and neck cancer risk assessments on April 14, 2015. See below for more information:

Head & Neck Cancer Risk Assessment Health Event

When: April 14, 2015

Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Where: Crosby YMCA, 2005 Mizell Avenue, Winter Park, Florida 32792

For more information or to RSVP, call our Friends and Family Helpline at (407) 303-1700. 

VIDEO: Pancreatic Cancer Testimonial

Tue 01/06/2015

Pru Mabry, a children's special-needs teacher, discovered that she had pancreatic cancer in the summer of 2014. After researching her options, she was treated at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute by Dr. Arnoletti, a pancreatic cancer specialist. Her most recent scans show no signs of cancer. Click on the video below to view her story:

EVENT: Nov 14 - Lung Force Expo

Mon 11/03/2014

Orlando, FL (November 2014)— Did you know that November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month? If you don’t, you’re not alone. Lung cancer is the number 1 cancer killer of men and women in the nation – taking more lives than colon, breast, and prostate cancer combined! Since awareness of these facts is limited, the American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE Presented by Florida Hospital will be turning Central Florida turquoise to draw attention to the hold that lung cancer has upon local communities by hosting the LUNG FORCE Expo at SeaWorld. 

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 lung cancer treatment and her cancer reduced by half. Jennifer is now on the second generation of this medication and is getting back to her normal life- including roller skating with her kids!

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 Hospital neurosurgeon Dr. Melvin Field offered her a new kind of treatment. The new treatment Bostick received is called NeuroBlate and her procedure was the first of its kind in Central Florida.