Medical Oncology

Our board certified Medical Oncologists/ hematologists have a combined 100+ years of experience and  are specially trained in diagnosing and treating your breast cancer using a variety of treatments to fit your specific needs. Chemotherapy treatments use medicine which weaken and destroy cancer cells . Chemotherapy is a systemic therapy, which means it affects the whole body by going throughout the blood stream. There are several chemotherapy options and in some cases chemotherapy is given before surgery to shrink the breast tumor.  Another option is hormonal therapy – utilized to treat hormone – receptor positive breast cancers.  We provide outpatient administration of chemotherapy and utilize growth factors to maximize dosage and maintain schedule. Our oncology nurses have numerous years of experience , as well as the understanding and concern necessary to meet our patients needs.