When time is of essence and every moment counts, Southern Tier Cancer Care is here….

Welcome to STCC!

We realize that you are apprehensive and fearful. By providing professional assistance through education, the latest approved treatments available and most importantly, compassionate care, we are dedicated to guiding patients to hope, help, and healing.

Southern Tier Cancer Care Team is Committed to
Excellence in Providing Comprehensive, Up to date,
Compassionate and Quality care for Cancer Patients.

EMERGENCIES /AFTER HOURS

Please proceed immediately to the nearest emergency room for any medical emergencies especially fever greater than or equal to 100.4 while on chemotherapy.

If you need to reach Dr Soni immediately for problems related to cancer or chemotherapy,Please call the answering service at (716) 559 1105.

Please call your primary physician or emergency room at Olean General Hospital at (716) 375 4149 for any urgent concerns after office hours or if Dr Soni is away.

News & Updates

NCI News

Multiple biopsies are superior to a single biopsy in detecting cervical cancer precursors

Performing multiple biopsies during a procedure known as colposcopy—visual inspection of the cervix—is more effective than performing only a single biopsy of the worst-appearing area for detecting cervical cancer precursors. This multiple biopsy approach may help to detect disease early and avoid repeated biopsies for women with initial negative findings, according to a new study by researchers at the National Cancer Institute and their colleagues.

November 24, 2014
Magnetic Field Exposure and Cancer

A fact sheet about research on electric and magnetic fields and studies examining their potential connection with cancer.

November 18, 2014
Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for Relapsed or Treatment-Resistant Neuroblastoma

NCI is sponsoring two clinical trials of a monoclonal antibody called ch14.18, in combination with other drugs, to see if the antibody may be helpful for children or young adults (up to age 21) with relapsed or refractory high-risk neuroblastoma.

September 9, 2014
Partnerships to Advance Cancer Health Equity

This article gives an overview of Partnerships to Advance Cancer Health Equity (PACHE), which involves Historically Black Colleges and Universities working in cancer disparities research.

August 11, 2014

ACE News

American Cancer Society Awards New Research and Training Grants

Nation’s largest non-government, not-for-profit cancer research funder awards 83 grants totaling $44 million in second of two cycles for 2014

October 9, 2014
Breast cancer incidence rates converging among white and African-American women

Rates increasing among African-Americans; reasons unclear

October 1, 2013
Great American Smokeout encourages smokers to quit for good

American Cancer Society Offers Tips to Quit During the Great American Smokeout November 20

November 19, 2014