The Elkins Pancreas Center

Patient Stories

Richard Bagley

Listed below are stories of patients who have been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Each spotlighted situation is unique, and it has been very rewarding to learn how each one of them has handled the challenges of their diagnosis and treatments. I hope you will take a few minutes and hear what these brave men and women have to say about pancreatic cancer.

Richard Bagley. Diagnosed in August 2006 with advanced pancreatic cancer and initially given eight months to live, Richard Bagley decided to participate in a clinical trial. This decision to test the effectiveness of new treatments extended his life for two years. Read his story here.