Relay for Life 2021

Relay for Life is back! After the Covid-related hiatus in 2020, the American Cancer Society brought Relay to Life back to the Augusta area, and we were thrilled to be able to participate! The teams from Augusta Oncology and Aiken Oncology came out to the Columbia County Amphitheater in Evans Towne Center Park on the … Continued

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Where Can I Get a Covid-19 Vaccination?

Are you one of the fifty percent of American adults who’ve yet to get vaccinated?  If so, you might be wondering:  exactly where can I get a Covid-19 vaccination? While Augusta Oncology isn’t providing the vaccine itself, we know the importance of everyone getting vaccinated as soon as possible.  The vaccine is now readily available, … Continued

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Dr Miriam Yvette Atkins new Vice President of Community Oncology Alliance

Augusta Oncology Doctor Appointed Vice President of Community Oncology Alliance

Augusta Oncology’s very own Dr. Miriam Atkins has been elected as Vice President of the national Community Oncology Alliance! The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) is the nation’s only advocacy group dedicated exclusively to independent oncology practices and the patients they serve. Meet Miriam Atkins, MD Dr. Miriam Atkins has been an invaluable part of Augusta … Continued

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Welcome Dr. jeremy wells, oncology doctor

Augusta Oncology Welcomes Newest Oncologist, Dr. Jeremy Wells, To The Team

Augusta Oncology is excited to welcome Dr. Jeremy Wells to our team of board-certified physicians. At Augusta Oncology, we provide the most effective, convenient and compassionate care for people with cancer and blood disorders in a community-based setting. We offer a coordinated team approach in order to help you navigate the clinical, financial and emotional … Continued

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Virtual COA Summit 2020

Free Virtual Community Oncology Advocacy Summit

Entirely free & online Community Oncology Advocacy Summit Augusta Oncology would like to invite cancer advocates, patients, survivors, caregivers and practicing health care professionals to the Virtual Community Oncology Advocacy Summit on July 15, 2020. Throughout the full day of the Virtual COA Summit you will hear from national experts in community oncology who have … Continued

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scalp cooling chemo

The DigniCap Scalp Cooling System at Augusta Oncology

Chemotherapy may destroy your cancer, but it doesn’t have to destroy your hair. Augusta Oncology is now offering a new state-of-the-art piece of technology to our patients to reduce the likelihood of chemotherapy-induced alopecia in cancer patients with solid tumors. The DigniCap Scalp Cooling System has proven to safely and effectively minimize hair loss from … Continued

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how to stay positive

How to Stay Positive When You Have Cancer: The Top Tips to Know

A brighter outlook on life can help patients better manage their cancer treatments. In fact, many patients with psycho-social issues like depression and anxiety have a higher risk for hospital readmission. According to the National Cancer Institute, one in three people with cancer experience emotional or emotional distress. Learning how to stay positive can make a (you guessed … Continued

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