2 Comments on Mattie Shaw is Grateful for Physician’s Reminder to Undergo Colon Cancer Screening

  1. Adrienne Mims

    Sep 29th, 2012

    Dr.Vanessa Gavin-Headen’s relationship with her patient was the factor that allowed the patient to pursue needed preventive care when she had no symptoms. Outstanding!

  2. Lloyd Gavin

    Sep 29th, 2012

    This is a great story. I have known Dr. Headen since childhood. Then she was a caring people-person with a zeal to help others. I am happy that this attribute continues to drive her. Mattie Shaw’s testimony make me wish she was my physician.


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