Monthly Archives: November 2014

Dr. Robert Caccavale Discusses the Latest News in Lung Cancer on WCTC’s “Sound Advice”

  • Published November 4, 2014

Dr. Robert Caccavale Discusses the Latest News in Lung Cancer on WCTC’s “Sound Advice”

Dr. Robert Caccavale, renowned thoracic surgeon, was featured on “Sound Advice” on WCTC 1450 AM, providing listeners with a variety of insightful information to mark Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Dr. Caccavale discussed the latest developments in lung cancer screening and treatment options. He emphasized minimally invasive video assisted thoracic surgery’s (VATS) role in lung cancer screening and how it is used when patients are diagnosed. After outlining the history of lung cancer, he spoke about the newest genetic testing that can be used to target therapies. Dr. Caccavale ended the hour with his insights into health and wellness. A number of listeners called in with perceptive questions, which elicited useful advice from Dr. Caccavale.

Click here to listen to the entire interview.

Dr. Robert Caccavale featured in the Asbury Park Press

  • Published November 3, 2014

Dr. Robert Caccavale featured in the Asbury Park Press

Dorothy Davis of Freehold had no indications of lung cancer. Despite being a former smoker, the 67-year-old is now an active hiker. A fall and subsequent back pain led her down a road that ended with a recommended lung cancer screening through the Comprehensive LungCare Program at CentraState in Freehold. Continue reading…