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Jun 21, 2017
What is palliative care?

At Turville Bay, palliative care is given throughout a patient’s experience with cancer to improve their quality of life. “The goal is to relieve pain and discomfort thereby helping them maintain...

Jun 7, 2017

As a radiation oncologist and the Medical Director at Turville Bay, I am continually grateful for being part of such a high quality practice in the beautiful area of Madison, WI. One of my favorite aspects of my practice...

May 3, 2017
June 4th 2017 1:00PM-3:00PM

Each June Turville Bay hosts our Cancer Survivors and Thrivers Ice Cream Social. It’s a time to celebrate all of you who have been affected by cancer. Whether in remission, treatment or caring...

Jan 10, 2017

Research in the field of neurology and of cancer has contributed to the uptick in the use of Stereotactic Radiosurgery or SRS. Conceived by a team of neurosurgeons and physicists in Sweden about 50 years ago, the use of...

Jan 4, 2017

In this new year, much is changing in healthcare: insurance, hospital partnerships, and even the way we look at healthcare. As a physician that cares for patients at what may be the toughest time of their life, it seems...

Nov 1, 2016

As we look ahead at welcome changes happening in screening for lung cancer it is helpful to look at the numbers. When we do, it’s hard to understand why anyone would smoke: 1 in 5 deaths in the United States are related...

Jun 7, 2016

Dr. Kim is a Radiation Oncologist at Turville Bay. She graduated from New Jersey Medical School, completed residency at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine’s Department of Radiation Oncology and Biophysics and...

Apr 15, 2016

Understanding metastatic cancer is essential to treating patients, helping families cope, and lending support and information to our community. While the focus in cancer care is early diagnosis, it is estimated that as...

Apr 4, 2016

“TomoTherapy is basically another linear accelerator, it’s just packaged a little bit differently,” says Dr. James Richardson. Acquired to complement Turville Bay’s Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator, TomoTherapy is...

Apr 1, 2016

Dr. James Richardson, Radiation Oncologist, discusses what lead him to Radiation Oncology, who inspires him and his affinity for the water.

How did you end up working in Radiation Oncology?

I have always had a keen...