Categories for Cancer screening

Melanoma and your health

September 2, 2014 12:46 pm What should you know about Melanomas? Prognosis is all about depth – the “thicker” in the skin the Melanoma is, the more chance it has spread. Flat superficial Melanomas (< 1 mm thick on biopsy) have virtually a 100% cure rate and represent about 3 in 4 Melanomas Nodular Melanoma – are aggressive tumours that… View Article

What makes our checkups different?

June 4, 2014 7:17 pm A check up with Executive Medicine does differ from a check up with a General Practitioner. Our focus is on the prevention and early detection … We look for early evidence of illnesses which are the most common causes of all deaths, particularly premature deaths. This means we focus on cardiovascular disease risk assessment (heart… View Article

6 medical tests you MUST have

September 14, 2013 8:13 am To keep you and your employees in peak health with no chronic illness, we recommend annual health checks and the following ‘must have’ medical tests when appropriate. WHY? Because we care about you and your health. CAT scan of coronary arterieswith CT coronary angiography and /or coronary calcium score – to find plaque before it… View Article

Why we use V-Scan

June 13, 2013 11:28 am Exciting new health assessment technology enables you to know, not just hope, you are healthy inside and out. A portable handheld ultrasound scanner, the V-Scan allows us to screen your internal organ systems so we can check for warning signs of cancer, heart attack and stroke before symptoms appear in a blood test or during… View Article

The importance of health

April 14, 2013 8:29 am Dr Anthony Virtue, Managing Director of Virtue & Partners, talks with Dr John Cummins on the importance of looking after your health for corporate employees and individuals. Transcript of Interview Tony Virtue: Greetings, as part of our series introducing key friends and colleagues, I’m very proud and privileged to introduce Dr. John Cummins to you… View Article

Why have a V-Scan?

April 20, 2012 1:11 pm A V-Scan helps improve your likelihood of ageing without chronic illness by enabling us to screen your internal organ systems.   We can check your internal organs for heart failure, leaking heart valves and aneurysms (dilatation) of your aorta, as well as checking your abdominal organs for signs of cancer and other diseases before they… View Article

Introducing the V-Scan

April 11, 2012 4:45 pm V-Scan enables us to screen your internal organs Exciting new health assessment technology enables you to know, not just hope, you are healthy inside and out. We are proud to be the first in Australia to offer you the V-Scan. You can watch the video of Dr Cummins demonstrating how the V-Scan works or you… View Article

Introducing the V-Scan handheld ultrasound

March 1, 2012 8:02 am V-Scan Demonstration Video Hi. I’m John Cummins. The purpose of this video is to demonstrate to you the ultrasound technology that we use here at Executive Medicine. I first found out about this reading in cardiology journals about the power of this little handheld device. Transcript of Introducing the VScan Video What intrigued me as… View Article