Items Tagged ‘Dr. Zev Wainberg’

Debunking some myths about one of the most common forms of cancer

March 1, 2019

Debunking some myths about one of the most common forms of cancer

By Denise Heady Denise Heady

Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in both men and women – but it needn’t be. That’s because screening can find colon cancer early, when it’s easier to treat. And screening can prevent it from occurring at all. According to the American Cancer Society, about one in three people in the United […]

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Tags: colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, Dr. Zev Wainberg, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

March 29, 2018

Best oncologist!

By Pnaynrg Pnaynrg

Dr Zev Wainberg has always been the best! I’m so grateful for everything he has done for me! He is so understanding, especially with my personal life! I’m so grateful I turned to him to be my permanent oncologist. I trust him 100% with my Stage 4 colon cancer. He’s saving my life!

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Tags: cancer, colon cancer, Doctors Day, Dr. Zev Wainberg, oncologist, patient stories

March 30, 2016

Dr.’s Saved My Dads Life!

By denisemezer denisemezer

My father was diagnosed with Stage 3 Colorectal Cancer on 6/18/15. It was the worst day of our lives. After doing some research, in record time, I contacted UCLA. They truly were amazing. First stop Dr. Anne Lin. She was very thorough and calm and took her time with us and explained everything in great […]

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Tags: colorectal cancer, Doctors Day, Dr. Anne Lin, Dr. Zev Wainberg, patient stories

October 1, 2011

Beating Back Esophageal Cancer

By uclahealth uclahealth

Not much gets Dimitri Dimitri down. And obstacles? No such thing. Born in Iran, Dimitri came to the United States to study electronics in college, graduating with a degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in1962. Within a week of graduation, he landed a job. Shortly afterward, he married his wife, Tammy, whom he first […]

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Tags: cancer, Dr. Zev Wainberg, Esophageal Cancer, UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center