Archive for May, 2013

More than 400 Survivors and Family Members Celebrate Life at 10th Annual Cancer Survivors Day

Coastal Cancer Center physicians and staff celebrated the lives of local survivors at this year’s 10th Annual Cancer Survivors Day on June 2. More than 400 cancer survivors and their families were in attendance. The celebratory event took place from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Marina Inn at the Grande Dunes in Myrtle

Coastal Cancer Center and Dr. Karpenko Receive Awards

Coastal Cancer Center has once again had the honor of being selected “BEST CANCER CENTER” in the 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards sponsored by the Myrtle Beach Herald. In addition to the practice receiving this honor, Dr. Matthew Karpenko has been selected as “BEST ONCOLOGIST”. The selection of Dr. Karpenko as “Best Oncologist” continues the tradition

Dr. Holt to speak at HealthFinders

Please join Coastal Cancer Center physician Dr. Lawrence B. Holt, Jr., MD, FACP as he talks to the Prostate Cancer Support Group about: “Prostate Cancer: What Happens When It Returns?” on Wednesday, May 8th from 6:00pm- 7:30pm at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach. This HealthFinders event is sponsored by Grand Strand Regional Medical Center

Dr. Touloukian to speak at HealthFinders

Please join Coastal Cancer Center physician Dr. Emily Touloukian, DO as she talks about “Recognition and Prevention of Skin Cancer” on Tuesday, May 7th from 5:30pm-6:30pm at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach.  This HealthFinders event is sponsored by Grand Strand Regional Medical Center and will be held next to Dillard’s. For more information, call

LOOK GOOD…FEEL BETTER @ Coastal Cancer Center

Coastal Cancer Center will host “Look Good…Feel Better” on May 6th from 2-4 pm. Registration is required. Please call 1-800-227-2345, day or night. Professional Cosmetologists will demonstrate the latest skin, nail and makeup techniques as well as wigs, scarves, turbans and more for women undergoing cancer treatment. Women who attend group sessions will receive complimentary