The Elephant in the Room is Cancer. Tea is the Relief Conversation Provides.

Posts by Mark Lewis

GI Oncologist/Whipple Survivor

The First Patient I Diagnosed with Cancer

by Mark Lewis August 16, 2021

The first person I ever diagnosed with cancer was me. Until that point in my medical training bad news had always been broken to patients before I met them. By the time of our introduction, their shock had subsided, and the initial fractures of their premorbid identities had ossified into therapeutic resolve.