Oncologist Will Discuss Prostate Cancer

The latest in diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer will be the focus of the next #OurDocTalk chat on Facebook.

Oncologist Brian Vikstrom, M.D., part of the NorthBay Cancer Center physician team, will chat via Facebook Live streaming video from noon to 12:30 p.m., Sept. 5 on NorthBay Healthcare’s Facebook page (Facebook.com/NorthBayHealthcare).

Brian Vikstrom, M.D.September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men (after skin cancer), but it can often be treated successfully. Dr. Vikstrom will answer questions about this cancer, risk factors, prevention and treatment.

#OurDocTalk is a series of live Facebook chats designed to connect NorthBay doctors with the community to answer questions on a variety of health issues.

Followers who visit NorthBay’s Facebook page are invited to post questions and comments or send them via Facebook Messenger, and the doctors will reply. Or, email them to Robin.Miller@NorthBay.org.