Hearing a term like "cancer" can be frightening. Having a team to support you during this time is very reassuring.
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center and PeaceHealth Medical Group takes pride in the physicians and the staff that supports you through this time. Our physicians are board certified/eligible in oncology and hematology. Treating a broad range of cancer and hematological diseases, they are uniquely qualified to be your guide on this journey.
Leading your team is the Medical Oncologist/Hematologist. They coordinate your care by educating patients and family about the disease, discussing treatment options, monitoring progress throughout the entire treatment period and discuss on-going survivorship treatment plans with your primary care physician. No matter your diagnosis they will be the place you go for answers to your questions.
Working with the premier electronic medical record designed specifically for the treatment of medical, radiation and infusion oncology, your physician team and support staff have all of your medical record at their fingertips. Changes in treatment, lab and x-ray results, medications and referrals are all updated instantaneously so the physician can advise you on your progress at each visit. There is no hunting for paper.
Your physician will work with you to make sure you have access to the most current clinical protocols/standard of care and research studies.
We hold ourselves to a higher quality standards set forth for by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer. Having obtained a three year accreditation with commendations, we are truly distinct in Clark County. We are your local full service community cancer center.
Medical Oncology/Hematology is licensed as part of PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. Patients seeking care at this hospital-based clinic may receive a separate billing for a facility-fee. This fee could result in higher out-of-pocket expenses for patients.