In a series of videos, integrativein cancer care, a patient-centered approach combining the best of conventional care, self care and evidence-informed complementary care in an integrated plan medicine physician Janet Spitzer recounts her journey with breast cancer:

  • Intuiting that she had cancer
  • Deciding on surgery
  • Using complementary therapies
  • Receiving love and support

This post is the first in a series.

Janet Spitzer: Breast Cancer, Surgery and Femininity—Part 2: Surgery

Banner photo from Ruth Henning

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Janet Spitzer, MD

Dr. Spitzer is an integrative medicine family physician and cancer survivor.

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Dr. Spitzer is a family physician and cancer survivor. She received her medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and specializes in complementary and integrative medicine.

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