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Excellence at Every Turn: Frank's Robotic Surgery Story

Sep 22, 2019, 03:00 AM
After learning his diagnosis of early colon cancer, Frank Dennis turned to Skagit Regional Health's skilled robotic surgery team.

In 2018, Frank began his journey with Skagit Regional Health. “I felt nauseous for about a month,” Frank said. “So, I decided I'd go get my scope [colonoscopy] three years early, and by God, there it was.” The procedure revealed early stage colon cancer.

After learning his diagnosis, his peers and colleagues encouraged him to travel south to Seattle instead of having surgery at Skagit Regional Health. Frank had already done the research into his treatment options. His plan needed to start with finding a great surgeon and so his search began. Read more about Frank's story. 

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Excellence at Every Turn: Frank's Robotic Surgery Story

Sep 22, 2019, 03:00 AM
After learning his diagnosis of early colon cancer, Frank Dennis turned to Skagit Regional Health's skilled robotic surgery team.

In 2018, Frank began his journey with Skagit Regional Health. “I felt nauseous for about a month,” Frank said. “So, I decided I'd go get my scope [colonoscopy] three years early, and by God, there it was.” The procedure revealed early stage colon cancer.

After learning his diagnosis, his peers and colleagues encouraged him to travel south to Seattle instead of having surgery at Skagit Regional Health. Frank had already done the research into his treatment options. His plan needed to start with finding a great surgeon and so his search began. Read more about Frank's story.