Dr. Robertson: Kidney Cancer Survivor

Though they may be experts on cancer, physicians may also have cancer risks. “Cancer does not discriminate,” says Dr. Yara Robertson, F.A.C.S, as she describes her battle with kidney cancer. Stories of breast cancer, lung cancer and others are are more common. However, she describes how more emphasis should be placed on listening to your … Continued

Arkansas Marks First Sensation-Restoring Procedure for Breast Cancer Surgeries

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 11, 2024) – Today, Arkansas marked the first use of Resensation®, an innovative breast cancer surgical procedure, designed to restore sensation after mastectomy. Together, Eric Wright, M.D., a board-certified plastic surgeon and Yara Robertson, M.D., CARTI’s medical director of surgery and breast surgical oncologist performed this procedure. “Losing one or both … Continued

CARTI Completes Arkansas’ First POSLUMA PET Scan for Prostate Cancer

CARTI today completed Arkansas’ first POSLUMA® PET scan. The prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA)-targeted injection provides clear, precise views of patients’ prostate cancer for more informed care and treatment decisions. “Delivering the first POSLUMA injection in Arkansas is a testament to CARTI’s long-standing commitment to offering patients the world’s most advanced forms of cancer care,” said … Continued