Group Support Sessions
MEETING EVERY THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH
Patient Education Series
3111 New Hyde Park Road
Lake Success, NY 11042
1ST FLOOR Conference Room 7:30 P.M. – 9 P.M.
PLEASE USE BACK PARKING LOT & BACK DOOR
Session I: Learning About Breast Cancer
Basic overview of breast cancer risk factors, diagnosis, surgical treatment, pathology, interpretation, staging and genetics. Information regarding surveillance for recurrence of breast cancer.
Donna Galgano, A.N.P.
New York Breast Health
Session II: Understanding Breast Cancer Treatment Options/Managing side effects
Overview of breast cancer chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and radiation therapy and tips for managing side effects of treatment.
Desiree Grogan, Physician Assistant, ProHEALTHcare -Medical Oncology
Elana Hillkewicz, Radiation Therapist,-Radiation Oncology- Advanced Radiation Centers of NY
Session III: Remaining Breast Cancer Free
Information regarding nutrition, wellness, lymphedema and physical therapy.
MaryAnn Jones, Holistic Care Practitioner - Thrive Naturally
Diana Tjaden, PT - Full Circle Physical Therapy
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: PLEASE CALL
DENISE JONES 516-946-5017
Provided by a grant fro The Beth C. Tortolani Foundation. Pease visit www.bctfoundation.net
Our Lady of Grace Retreat House
This program provides workshops, a light breakfast and lunch, and instructors leading.
Patients participate in activities such as yoga, dance therapy, journal writing, art therapy, group therapy, music therapy, and nutrition.