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Where Should Teens Get Care when They are Diagnosed with Cancer

Author: Dr. Rebecca Johnson , MedSchoolForParents.com Expert
It’s important to consider both the psychosocial support and medical care a cancer centre can offer. Cancer treatment can derail progress of independence that a teen is going through, therefore, can be a very challenging time mentally. Watch for Top Tips from Dr. Rebecca Johnson, medschoolforparents.com Expert:
 
 
Every centre varies with services they provide. Generally, speciality centres with multidisciplinary services can serve the patient best. Remember, you are your best advocate so,

 

  1. Be proactive,
  2. Ask many questions,
  3. Seek further opinion 
  4. Then make an educated decision on what center can provide the best care for you.

 

 
Updated: 03/08/2017
 

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