The 21st annual National Cancer Survivor’s Day is June 7, and hundreds of local survivors will gather to celebrate at Scripps Green Hospital La Jolla. Among the newest advances in the fight against cancer is specific gamma imaging, which can uncover hard-to-detect tumors that mammograms sometimes miss. Scripps recently introduced this new diagnostic procedure, and V Tartar, MD recently appeared on NBC 7/39 to discuss the advantages this technology provides to local residents. V Tartar, MD is director of advanced imaging with Scripps Clinic Medical Group at Scripps Green Hospital.
- See news clip of 21st annual National Cancer Survivor’s Day.