Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute's breast program offers various treatment options

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With regular screenings and advances in the treatment of breast cancer, some patients avoid chemotherapy altogether.
In a conversation with Hartford HealthCare’s Jocelyn Maminta, medical oncologist Dr. Richard Zelkowitz, regional medical director for the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute breast program at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, discussed the various treatment options based on the aggressiveness of a patient’s diagnosis.