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Patient Stories

We understand that no two cancer patients are alike, every patient has unique needs and every patient has a story to tell. But all cancer patients share attributes of strength, determination, persistence and a sense of hope in their cancer journey. Our patients inspire us every day to make a positive difference in every life we touch. We tell their stories here, in their words, as a tribute to them.


"It's like dealing with family. I'm grateful Phoebe was there. I was so fortunate. Every day is a new day!" - Bill Hardegree


Frank Wilson

Frank is as active a community servant as you are likely to find in southwest Georgia. As a survivor of both cancer and COVID-19, Frank is grateful for the quality care Phoebe provided, right here in his own back yard.

Steve Dockery

Steve Dockery is a problem solver. So, when he learned he had leukemia, he wanted a team of fellow problem solvers by his side. He turned to Phoebe.

Bill Hardegree

When Bill was diagnosed with prostate cancer, Phoebe’s experienced team of cancer specialists offered the care and expertise to put his mind at ease.    

Sarah Philips

When a routine mammogram revealed troubling results, Sarah Philips turned to the cancer experts at Phoebe. From diagnosis to treatment to recovery, Phoebe offers a complete continuum of care.

Patsy Martin

Patsy Martin knows that the best care is at home. That’s why when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012, she trusted the expert Phoebe Cancer team to get her the best treatment plan in the state....

Aldean Smith

After hearing a devastating lung cancer diagnosis, Aldean Smith knew he needed not only expert treatment, but also personalized care to put his mind at ease so he could focus on recovery.

Michael Moss

As a former smoker, Michael needed cancer expertise that would be as tough as he is. He knew from the time he was diagnosed that the Phoebe cancer team would help him beat cancer, and they did.

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