"Stereotactic Radiosurgery" Categorized Posts

PetCure Oncology Pet Hero Rufus

Pet Hero: Rufus the Big Lovable Mastiff Mix

Published April 10, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Pet Heroes

Rufus is a 12-year-old Mastiff/Shar-Pei mix that enjoys lying in the sun and rolling around in the grass. His owners, Karen and Lee Dickson, rescued Rufus in 2005 when he was about a year old. At that time the Dicksons were living in London. Lee had noticed a woman walking Rufus and commented on how handsome... Continue reading

Pet Hero Bindi 18 months after SRS treatment

The Journey to Remission

Published March 1, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Pet Heroes

Every day, I see amazing things. Beau was given three months to live before his pet parents learned about stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). His human mom, Cindy, called Beau’s treatment and recovery “miraculous.” Snickers was on his way to be euthanized when his dad decided he couldn’t go through... Continue reading

July Issue of Trends Magazine, High-Tech Therapy in Stereo

SRS: An Expert’s Perspective

Published July 13, 2016 | By PetCure Oncology | Stereotactic Radiosurgery

We were thrilled to read a great article on stereotactic radiation therapy, another common term that is used interchangeably with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), in this month’s issue of Trends Magazine. Trends is a premier monthly magazine published by The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) for... Continue reading

Golden Retriever cancer survivor

Pet Hero: Mark the Lovable Golden

Published June 2, 2016 | By PetCure Oncology | Pet Heroes

The first time Nancy and Craig Waikem of Massillon, Ohio, were introduced to canine cancer was in 2013. It was “the hardest thing in the world,” recalls Nancy. Between all of the steroids and side effects, the Waikems were left feeling sad and defeated. And while their first experience ended tragically,... Continue reading

Calvin, canine brain cancer survivor

Pet Hero: Calvin the Miracle Dog

Published May 5, 2016 | By PetCure Oncology | Pet Heroes

May is Brain Cancer Awareness Month, and who better to represent this month than a brain cancer survivor like French Bulldog Calvin May? In the words of Calvin’s owner, Gretchen May, “ might not be the smartest dog, but he’s full of cuddles and very sweet.” Gretchen and David May’s other... Continue reading