According to the American Cancer Society, the relative cancer survival rate has substantially increased from 39% to 70% among whites and from 27% to 63% in blacks. While these facts convey good news it also denotes that patients are developing more secondary complications from their treatments.
Cancer Survivorship focuses on bringing "sexy back" to patients that are done with treatments and want to live their best lives. Dr. Romero reviews the patient' s history and designs individualized survivorship plans that fit the patient's lifestyle. These plans include prevention of secondary disease, general health care, emotional wellbeing, and sexual wellness.