Patients who need to be treated for cancer are frequently forced to meet with several specialists at several different locations, resulting in multiple appointments that can span several weeks. With cancer, time is of the essence. Baptist Cancer Center brings together many specialists and cancer treatments all in convenient disease clinics to take a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care at the benefit of our patients who can receive treatments and diagnosis in one location near their homes.
These clinics bring together the expertise of surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, holistic practitioners and cancer resource specialists. All this expertise is in one location for comprehensive examination, testing, diagnosis, and treatment planning. This approach to cancer care effectively reduces the amount of time anxious patients spend waiting for answers. We understand the stress that a cancer diagnosis can cause and at Baptist Cancer Center we have formed a team to be on your side and fight cancer with you from diagnosis to treatment. Your team of surgeons, oncologists, and nurses will work together in our disease clinics to get you the best cancer care possible.
Baptist Cancer Center will be offering this approach with diseases of the lung, breast, and other specific types of cancer.