Survivor Stories

Every person touched by cancer has a story to tell. At Missouri Cancer Associates, we want to share the stories of those who walked through our doors. They describe the progress we’re making together to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Below are personal stories we hope will inspire you.

Survivor Story: Tanna Niemeier

Survivor Story: Tanna Niemeier

Survivor Since: February 2016 Diagnosis: Burkitt Lymphoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Balakrishnan Julie Maledy, RN. Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Treatment:...

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Survivor Story: Emily Hawkins

Survivor Story: Emily Hawkins

Survivor Since: 2016 Diagnosis: Acute Myeloid Leukemia Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Mark Tungesvik Amber Taylor Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Treatment:...

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Survivor Story: Pam Schilz

Survivor Story: Pam Schilz

Survivor Since: April 2008 Diagnosis: Acute Myeloid Leukemia Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Ramadoos Christy Phillips, RN. Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Treatment:...

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Survivor Story: Dana Templeton

Survivor Story: Dana Templeton

Survivor Since: 2013 Diagnosis: Hodgkins Lymphoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Joe Muscato Robin Hubble, R.N. Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Treatment:...

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Survivor Story: Shelby Hunter

Survivor Story: Shelby Hunter

Survivor Since: 2015 Diagnosis: Breast Cancer Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Joe Muscato Robin Hubble, R.N. Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Staying Positive in the Grit of...

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Survivor Story: Belinda Hunter

Survivor Story: Belinda Hunter

Survivor Since: February 2010 Diagnosis: Hodgkins Lymphoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Mark Tungesvik Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Amber Taylor Rhonda...

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Survivor Story: Selmeg Shagdarova

Survivor Story: Selmeg Shagdarova

Survivor Since: 2015 Diagnosis: Lymphoblastic Leukemia Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Uma Ramadoss Christy Phillips Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN Treatment: Chemotherapy A...

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Survivor Story: Lisa Meyer

Survivor Story: Lisa Meyer

Survivor Since: October 2009 Diagnosis: Head and Neck Cancer (Adenosquamous Carcinoma) Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Vellek Dr. Bryer Dr. Biedermann Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Gay...

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Survivor Story: Jeff Bergman

Survivor Story: Jeff Bergman

Survivor Since: June 2011 Diagnosis: Late Stage Testicular Cancer Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. David Schlossman (now retired) Dr. Uma Ramadoss Jessica Baker, RN Chemotherapy Care Team: Mung Chin, RN Johanna Joes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Danielle...

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Survivor Story: Harry and Linda

Survivor Story: Harry and Linda

Survivors Since: 2010 Harry's Diagnosis: Prostate Cancer Linda's Diagnosis: Melanoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Mark Tungesvik Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift, RN Johanna Joes, RN Mung Chin, RN...

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