Erlanger’s First SpaceOAR® Hydrogel Treatment!

Erlanger’s First SpaceOAR® Hydrogel Treatment!

First SpaceOAR® Hydrogel Treatment   Dr. Norleena Gullett is happy to announce that the first SpaceOAR® hydrogel has been placed for the treatment of prostate cancer in Chattanooga. Utilizing this treatment option, Dr. Gullett is able to provide her patients with the...
Time-Saving New Diagnostic Tool Detailed in WSJ Article

Time-Saving New Diagnostic Tool Detailed in WSJ Article

I want to share some information about a promising new technology that can potentially speed critical treatment for strokes by quickly and precisely addressing severe blockages in major arteries caused by blood clots. New Technology Looks Promising to Speed Up...

Opioids are not the problem

I prescribe opioids every day. Opioids are effective, relatively inexpensive, and safe. In general, if you take too many, you fall asleep which typically prevents you from taking more. Cancer patients can experience severe pain. Pain occurs when the cancer has eaten...

The “C” Word: FREE Documentary Viewing

Cancer…are we treating the disease or just a symptom?  Join us for a viewing of a documentary that asks tough questions about cancer treatment – The C Word. Following the documentary, there will be a Q&A session hosted by: Erlanger Physicians, Dr....

Ever Heard of The Blue Zones?

A couple of years ago I read Dan Beuttner’s book The Blue Zones.  Mr. Beuttner is a National Geographic Explorer and he traveled the globe in search of places where people live the longest, with low rates of chronic disease. He identified 5 places which he called...