I found out I had metastatic breast cancer 19 years after the first time I had breast cancer.

I was initially diagnosed when I was 45. I thought, “How could I have breast cancer at this age?”

They put me on very […]


I was diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2009. The cancer was already Stage IV (metastatic), and it was in my bones and in one lung.

My dog was the one that saved my life.

He kept going up on my chest, […]


My darling wife, Lynn, has been sick with metastatic breast cancer since 2013. My role as her caregiver is to be supportive and present all the time.

She has not gone to one doctor’s appointment or treatment without me. Every time she goes […]

dr. kevin kalinsky

In my practice, I only see patients with breast cancer. Up to 10% of my patients have metastatic disease that has spread to other organs, and we follow them very closely.

I also do clinical research to find new treatments and […]


It seems as if every family member of mine has had cancer or heart disease. I did everything I could to ensure that I did not fall victim to one of these diseases, but I still ended up with metastatic breast cancer.

In July […]