Breast cancer gene encourages more testing

KRQE May 16, 2013

Shana Sanchez is a vibrant 34-years old woman and is dealing with her second bout of breast cancer.Three years ago, Sanchez discovered a lump in her breast and immediately went to doctors who diagnosed it as cancer. She went through chemotherapy and had a lumpectomy which removed the lump and took care of the cancer.Then in February 2013 cancer showed up again, this time in her other breast. "I...

Lovelace Breast Surgeon on Angelina Jolie's Double Mastectomy

KOB-TV May 15, 2013

Angelina Jolie announced that she had a preventive double mastectomy. A Lovelace breast cancer patient and Dr. Calvin Ridgeway, a breast cancer surgeon at Lovelace Women’s Hospital, were interviewed by KOB-TV to give perspective to the story.

Dr. Iacuone Promoted to CMO at LHP

ABQ Journal May 13, 2013

JOHN IACUONE, M.D., has been promoted by the Lovelace Health Plan (LHP) to chief medical officer. Iacuone joined LHP in January of 2011 as senior medical director and most recently served as LHP’s associate chief medical officer. He also previously worked as the executive director and chief medical officer for five years atThe Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida; and practiced both general...

Cynthia Sam-Vogelsang, CNP, Joins Lovelace Health Care Center in Roswell

Roswell Daily Record May 12, 2013

Cynthia Sam-Vogelsang is a certified family nurse practitioner, receiving her certification through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioner’s Certification Program.She began her career as a nurse practitioner in 2008, with more than eight years of experience in nursing before pursuing her professional degree.Prior to joining Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell, Cynthia practiced in family...

Lovelace Health Care Center Opens in Roswell

Roswell Daily Record May 12, 2013

By Amy Vogelsang/Record Staff WriterIn order to better provide Roswell citizens with local healthcare services, Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell opened Lovelace Health Care Center, a new primary care clinic at 1112 N. Main St. on Thursday.Staffed by Glenn Vogelsang, M.D., Ph.D., and Cynthia Sam-Vogelsang, a certified nurse practitioner, Lovelace Health Care Center will include preventive care,...