BY Nikesh Jasani, M.D.

When I tell people that I'm an oncologist, they frequently assume my job is depressing. The opposite is true.

Yes, I have to deliver difficult and sometimes sad news to patients and their families. But I also see many patients who go through their cancer care with incredible bravery and go on to live very full lives afterwards.

My patients inspire me every day.

In getting to know my patients, I often hear that...

Nikesh Jasani, M.D., with co-workers