Dr Mai Brooks MD is Awarded the 2014 Award of Excellence by the Cancer Support Community

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Active Thousand Oaks surgeon's influence in the Cancer Support Community has been received and awarded.

Dr. Mai Brooks
Helping people with cancer gives my life meaning, it gives me a reason to get up every morning.

Dr. Mai Brooks is a board-certified general surgeon and surgical oncologist practicing in Thousand Oaks, California. As an active member of the Cancer Support Community Professional Advisory Board, Dr. Brooks presents educational seminars to cancer patients and their families, helps identify speakers for educational workshops and refers patients to the Cancer Support Community for emotional and educational support. She also participates in many fundraising activities for the Cancer Support Community.

Dr. Brooks graduated Summa cum laude with a degree in Biology from the University of California, Irvine in 1984. She then received her medical degree from Harvard and completed her surgery and oncology training at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Mai Brooks is fully committed to winning the fight against cancer, one day at a time. “Helping people with cancer gives my life meaning,” says Dr. Brooks. “It gives me a reason to get up every morning.”

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara (https://www.cancersupportvvsb.org) is dedicated to providing support, education and hope to people with cancer and their loved ones free of charge. Through participation in professionally-led support groups, educational workshops, nutrition and exercise programs, and stress reduction classes, people affected by cancer reduce isolation and restore hope, regardless of the stage of their disease. The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara serves over 3,000 individuals per year, representing over 24,590 hours of service.

Dr. Mai Brooks is a Board Certified Surgical Oncologist with offices in Thousand Oaks, CA. To request an appointment with Dr. Brooks, you may call her at (805) 379-4677 or visit her website.

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