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Shawn Monti, left, discusses his surgery with Ricardo Komotar, M.D., as a video of the operation plays in the background.

Glowing Tumor Surgery Offers New Hope to Brain Cancer Patient

12.16.2014

A Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center neurosurgeon has used new visualization technology that makes a brain tumor glow, enabling a safer resection with less damage to normal brain tissue that surrounds it, offering hope to a seriously ill patient and his family.

Dolphins Cycling Challenge V to Include First 5K Walk/Run

12.16.2014

For the first time since its inception, the Dolphins Cycling Challenge (DCC) will include a 5K walk/run, providing something for everyone interested in supporting lifesaving cancer research at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. The walk/run will be held at Sun Life Stadium on Sunday, February 8, the second day of the two-day ride that spans three counties.

From left, Jason Fox, Diane Philbin, Richard Ballard, Michael Mandich and Brandon Gibson with patients at alex's place..

Miami Dolphins Visit Families at alex’s place

12.09.2014

Patients, their families and staff of alex’s place — Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s pediatric oncology clinic — received a special treat Monday morning when Miami Dolphins players paid a surprise visit.