American Surgeon Patrick Soon-Shiong Quotes
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American Surgeon Patrick Soon-Shiong Quotes

Patrick Soon-Shiong African-born American surgeon, professor. He is also most known as a researcher, entrepreneur, businessman, and philanthropist. Find the best quotes by Patrick Soon-Shiong.

  • I want to do transformational work to actually fix the world.
  • I have an obligation to use what I know to try to bring real, usable medical science to every doctor and bedside and patient.
  • The pancreas is by far the most complex organ in the body.
  • The foundations and the intent of the Affordable Care Act are laudable. The way it’s being implemented is a disaster.
  • It’s unconscionable that cancer patients get the wrong diagnosis 30 percent of the time and that it takes so long to treat them with appropriate drugs for their cancer.
  • I’m a physician. I’ve been blessed with ideas and resources to use technology to make the world a better place. That’s what I would like to leave behind.
  • We need to think of chronic disease, hypertension, cancer, like H1N1. In fact, there’s an epidemic of chronic disease.
  • I’m truly passionate about basketball. I’m not as passionate about baseball as I am about basketball, but I watch baseball and I watch football. I love sports in general.
  • I like to look for patterns in science and life. It’s what I do.
  • I love doing a lot of things I’m told I can’t do. I think that’s what drives me and keeps me awake every day.
  • The foundations and the intent of the Affordable Care Act are laudable. The way it’s being implemented is a disaster.
  • I have an obligation to use what I know to try to bring real, usable medical science to every doctor and bedside and patient.
  • The pancreas is by far the most complex organ in the body.
  • We need to and must protect privacy. But I think that people will be willing and even eager to share medical information about themselves for the greater good of mankind.
  • I’m a physician. I’ve been blessed with ideas and resources to use technology to make the world a better place. That’s what I would like to leave behind.
  • What we discovered, counter-intuitively, is that when you start killing a cancer cell, one of the things it does in order to survive is to spread even further. It causes itself to form new blood vessels. We’ve termed this ‘reactionary angiogenesis.’
  • It’s unconscionable that cancer patients get the wrong diagnosis 30 percent of the time and that it takes so long to treat them with appropriate drugs for their cancer.