Anton Bilchik, World Renowned Doctor, Gives Free Lecture

March 28, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
Dr. Anton Bilchik MD, PhD, FACS, Professor of Surgery, Chief of Medicine and Gastrointestinal Research at John Wayne Cancer Institute and founder of the California Oncology Research Institute, recently conducted a lecture designed to support people stricken by colorectal cancer and their loved ones. The lecture, entitled "Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Colorectal Cancer," was designed to give those affected by colorectal cancer and their families the information they need to better understand and deal with the many challenges they will encounter. The speech took place Tuesday, February 12 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Cancer Support Community-Benjamin Center, in Los Angeles, California.

As an internationally recognized surgical oncologist, researcher and pioneer of the latest treatment techniques, Anton Bilchik MD offers a uniquely powerful and authoritative perspective into the many difficulties presented by colorectal cancer. Dr. Bilchik gave participants the latest information regarding colorectal cancer prevention, screening, the latest treatments and strategies for survivors and their families for best dealing with possible psychological and social factors. In addition, attendees received a free copy of the "Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Colorectal Cancer" booklet.

This free educational program is part of Anton Bilchik's ongoing effort to both combat cancer and advance education into the complex world of cancer, cancer recovery, and more. His dedication to modern oncology has made him one of the leading figures in the world. He was named one of "America's Top Surgeons" for the last 10 years in a row, he was recently featured on CNN as an oncological expert, and he has received numerous accolades from the most prestigious medical organizations in the world. This recent free lecture is part of his commitment to helping those stricken by cancer, he recommends people visit his website,, for information on his upcoming events and more.

About Anton Bilchik MD
Dr. Anton Bilchik is an internationally recognized leader in cancer research in surgical oncology and gastrointestinal malignancies. Dr. Bilchik is Professor of Surgery, Chief of Medicine and Gastrointestinal Research at John Wayne Cancer Institute and Professor in Oncology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is a pioneer of various surgical approaches in the field of gastrointestinal cancers including minimally invasive surgeries to combat liver tumors. Dr. Bilchik has been the recipient of many awards and accolades for his accomplishments in the medical community, including the American Cancer Society. He is a member of the American Surgical Association. For more information, visit