Seeking a CLL Specialist

In this segment from our "Facing CLL Together" Town Meeting in Arlington, Texas, chronic lymphocytic leukemia patient and advocate Lee Swanson shares the story of how an unsatisfying first visit with his initial oncologist motivated him to seek help from a CLL specialist instead.

Dr. Nicole Lamanna, a CLL expert from Columbia University Medical Center, agrees with Lee and shares her own thoughts on why it’s critical for patients who have been diagnosed with CLL or one of the other subtypes of leukemia to consult with someone who specializes in the disease. Watch now to learn more.

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This article was originally published February 20, 2020 and most recently updated September 21, 2020.
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