Watch: Georgia Cancer Center doctor and patient discuss breast cancer treatment, prevention

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Dr. Alicia Vinyard, surgical oncologist at the Georgia Cancer Center, and her patient, Pat Clayton, discuss the importance of breast cancer prevention and treatment with Chris Curry, communications and marketing manager at the center.

According to the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts and Figures 2020 report, more than 8,300 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year in Georgia.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Learn more about how to schedule a screening mammogram here.

Watch the video and follow the Georgia Cancer Center on Facebook.

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