Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Massey Cancer Center

David Headley

To David daily inconveniences become insignificant in comparison to strengthening the bond with his David.

"Massey gave me excellent health care. The nurses gave me the positive support that I needed and the team of doctors was awesome! With help from all of the Massey team, I am able to carry on and cherish every day."

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Mercedes Velasquez

Thanks to care at Massey, Mercedes is able to continue being the same mom to her children.

"At this point, I’m in remission, and although it has been a long road, I know that I’m in good hands at Massey. My perspective on life has changed greatly since being diagnosed. I’ve learned that life is short and you must live every day to the fullest. I now realize that I can’t control everything and that patience is a virtue. My friends and family are my life, and surrounding myself with them has made this journey easier to navigate."

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Diane Harris Wright

"As with many women who get diagnosed with ovarian cancer, my initial symptoms slipped by my primary care doctors, so by the time I was diagnosed, my situation was urgent. From day one, my Massey doctors acknowledged the critical nature of the disease, but were also extremely confident in their recommendations for treatment. Knowing my treatment options were stemming from the latest in cancer research gave me an enormous amount of encouragement."

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