Conditions We Treat
A brain tumor is a growth or mass of abnormal cells that develop in the brain. There are many different types of brain tumors – ranging from benign (noncancerous) to malignant (cancerous).
Breast cancer is cancer that occurs in the cells of the breasts. It is the second most common cancer in women in the United States.
Cervical cancer is cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix, which is the lowest part of the uterus that connects to the vagina.
Colon cancer – or colorectal cancer – is cancer that affects the colon, which is also known as the large intestine.
Leukemia is a type of cancer that affects blood-forming tissues including the lymphatic system and bone marrow. There are many different types of leukemia
Liver cancer, or sometimes called hepatic cancer, is cancer that begins in the cells of your liver. The cause of liver cancer is usually unclear.
Lung cancer is the leading cause of death in the U.S., and those with the greatest risk of developing lung cancer have a history of smoking.
Lymphoma – or lymphatic cancer – affects the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system is comprised of the lymph nodes, thymus gland and bone marrow.
Nasal and Sinus Cancer
Nasal and sinus cancer are cancerous tumors (growths) in the passageways within your nose (nasal cavity).
Nasal and Sinus Tumors
Nasal and sinus tumors are tumors that begin in the nose. These tumors can be benign or noncancerous. Nasal and sinus tumors are rare and are more common in men than in women. There are several different types of cancer that occurs in the nasal and sinus cavities.
Oral cancer is cancer that occurs in any part of the mouth, which includes the lips, gums, tongue, lining of cheeks, the roof of mouth and floor of the mouth (under your tongue). Oral
Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that affects the ovaries. The ovaries are the part of the female reproductive system.
Pancreatic cancer is a type of cancer that affects the cells of your pancreas, an organ in your abdomen located behind your stomach.
Prostate cancer is cancer that forms in the prostate, and is one of the most common types of cancer in men.
There are three main types of skin cancer which are squamous cell, basal cell and melanoma. Skin cancer is often treatable and start as changes in the skin.
Throat cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the throat (pharynx), voice box (larynx) or tonsils. This type of cancer, if not caught early, can spread to other parts of the body and is more difficult to treat.
Thyroid cancer begins in the cells of the thyroid. While it usually doesn’t cause many symptoms, but may grow and can create a lump in the neck.
Uterine cancer or endometrial cancer is a type of cancer that develops in the uterus. Uterine cancer can often cause abnormal vaginal bleeding.
Treatments We Offer
A biopsy is used to help with a cancer diagnosis. During this procedure, a group of suspicious, unusual cells are removed from a patient and tested in a laboratory.
Called “chemo” for short, this drug treatment for cancer uses strong chemicals to stop cancerous cells from growing and spreading. There are many types of chemotherapy. Treatment success is contingent on the type of cancer as well as the body’s response.
This type of cancer treatment attacks cancer cells through intense beams of energy. Its goal is to destroy genetic material in each cancerous cell that allow them to grow and spread. This therapy is usually done via x-rays, protons and other types of energy.
Sometimes surgery is the treatment required to remove cancerous cells and tumors from the body. There are many different types of cancer surgery including cryosurgery, laser surgery and robotic surgery, to name a few.