Patient Stories from Fox Chase Cancer Center

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Your Health Care Team

Your Healthcare Team

Our unique staff of health-care professionals focus solely on oncology.
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Perspectives: A Cancer Journey From Three Points of View

A doctor, a patient, and a nurse navigator describe their journey through treatment.
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Cancer Conversations

Cancer Conversations LIVE at Fox Chase Cancer Center

A series of book events about research, history, and living with cancer. See the archives on our site.
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Fox Chase Cancer Center Information

Events at Fox Chase Cancer Center

Our calendar of support sessions, lectures, fundraising events, and more
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Meet the Real Faces of Fox Chase Cancer Center -
Our Patients

Receiving a diagnosis with cancer can be overwhelming. There are many decisions to make. Not only do you have to decide where to go for treatment, but you may also have a say in the type of treatment you will receive. At Fox Chase, we understand the enormity and complexity of this decision.

Margaret Zuccotti

Margaret Zuccotti was the first survivor to cross the finish line four years in a row (2008- 2011) at Komen Race for the Cure in Philadelphia. She was diagnosed with Stage IV inflammatory breast cancer at the age of 37. Read More.

Your best outcome depends on the quality of your very first treatment choice

We believe your best outcome depends on the quality of your very first treatment choice whether the first step is surgery, chemotherapy or radiation.

We encourage you to take this special opportunity to meet some of our patients and read their success stories.

Share their stories for inspiration and hope as you begin your journey

Today, many of these former patients call themselves survivors. They want to spread the word about their positive experiences. By sharing their stories, they want to offer hope and inspiration to those who are just beginning their journey.

These patient stories can be found by choosing a cancer type on the above menu.