Florida Today: Breast Cancer Can Affect All, Even the Young

Florida Today: Breast Cancer Can Affect All, Even the Young

Florida Today recently honored Heather Copley and her journey with breast cancer. Heather Copley, at just 25 was diagnosed with breast cancer. She was the youngest breast cancer patient that Dr. Emran Imami had treated at TEPAS Breast Center in Melbourne....
Melbourne Regional Medical Center Forms Partnership with Tepas Breast Center

Florida Today: Why breast cancer was called Nun’s disease

Florida Today explains why breast cancer was known as “nun’s disease”. The term “Nun’s Disease” became popular hundreds of years ago due to the high number of nuns being diagnosed with breast cancer. The reason this is so is because lifelong nuns are not...
Melbourne Regional Medical Center Forms Partnership with Tepas Breast Center

Florida Today: Radiation options for breast cancer patients

As a general surgeon and medical director of TEPAS Breast Center, I feel it’s important to always encourage patients to be as informed as possible on the risks and benefits of any surgery, treatment or procedure, including radiation therapy. For breast cancer patients...