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Ridgeway ’83 uses new technology to fight cancer

Calvin RidgewayDr. Calvin A. Ridgeway ’83 uses a new technology called MarginProbe to check a breast cancer lumpectomy to see if there are any cancer cells left on the edge.  Click here to read an interview with Dr. Ridgeway.

Calvin is a surgical oncologist in breast care and skin cancer with the Lovelace Women’s Hospital in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  He was a surgeon for the United States Air Force, and then started the first accredited Breast Care Center in New Mexico.  After Wabash, he earned his M.D. at the University of Missouri.  He is currently a volunteer faculty member at the University of New Mexico and St. Francis University in Albuquerque.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo courtesy of
Lovelace Medical Group.