Southwest Women’s Oncology Featured in Albuquerque The Magazine

Southwest Women’s Oncology was featured in this year’s “Success Stories” issue of Albuquerque The Magazine. Read the article below to learn why.
SWWO Success Stories March 2018 Oncology team featured in Albuquerque The Magazine


Why Pick Us?


From the moment you are referred to Southwest Women’s Oncology, you realize that you are in a very unique place: the right place to heal and face all the challenges that cancer may bring. This is the experience we all wish medicine could be like everywhere, where your care team is doing everything to stack the deck in your favor.

The phone is answered by a kind, concerned and knowledgeable person who will get you the answers you need quickly and efficiently.

Your appointment will be scheduled within 48 hours so that you are always armed with the knowledge you need to make the very best decisions quickly.

You have the best trained and knowledgeable doctors, and the best technology, directly available to you.

In fact, all of our doctors provide patients, and members of the medical community, with their cellphone numbers so they can be reached personally 24/7 in the event their expert attention is needed.

Southwest Women’s Oncology patients are special. We treat our patients the way you would want your family cared for. We know what matters most is you and getting you back to your family as quickly as possible.

In today’s world, it’s the small things that make a big difference. Listening, personal attention to detail, being available at the critical times, and advocating for patients when they need special attention are what separates the way Southwest Women’s Oncology practices medicine. We do things differently to ensure our patients have a better experience and achieve the best results.


Shirley Baker Southwest Women's Oncology

“They were very empathetic, very knowledgeable, very efficient and they are my friends today.  I love them all. I come in here just to say hi to everybody and Dr. Finkelstein. I have complete and total trust in her and her abilities.  Everything she has told me and done is just above board and I have complete faith in her.”

Judie Peru Southwest Women's Oncology

“I was so comforted and excited to have someone listen and hear what I had to say and actually supported me. I appreciated the balance immensely of true knowledge and willingness to be open to what I was finding in regard to alternative medicine.”

Janie Manzanares Southwest Women's Oncology

“I’m grateful that Karen came into my life. She has so much integrity and love for her patients and  if you end up here you are in a good place.”


“She made sure I understood everything. If I had questions after hours, I could always call her on her cell. I never felt like I was a burden. I know Dr. Finkelstein is here for me.”


“I was very impressed when I met Dr. Finkelstein. She was relatable. She has two young children and a career. I have two young children and a career.”



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