A look inside Community Cancer Center South

Written by Community Health Network on 4/14/2014 7:00:00 PM

Thursday, Community will open the doors to a new, world-class cancer facility on the Community Hospital South campus.

The new 65,000-square-foot facility will offer a multidisciplinary and coordinated approach to care that enables patients to see all of their cancer care providers in the same day under one roof. Patients will have access to a team of medical experts and state-of-the-art technology all in a healing environment supported by a cancer care team of oncology social workers, dietitians, financial counselors, integrative therapies and patient navigators. 

A look inside: 

  • Three floors dedicated to comprehensive patient care.
  • 16 private infusion rooms with individual temperature control and heated recliners.
  • Imaging technology including, PET CT, 3T MRI, linear accelerator, 3D mammography, ultrasound and X-ray.
  • On-site lab
  • On-site pharmacy
  • FigLeaf Boutique, the only cancer specialty boutique on the south side. (Fun fact: Every employee is a certified mastectomy fitter.) 
  • Full range of certified oncology specialists including, radiation and medical oncology, gynecologic oncology, breast care, colorectal care, head and neck care, lung care and prostate care. 
  • Music, art and massage therapies
  • Healing garden

Appointments available!

To make an appointment with an MD Anderson Cancer Network® certified physician at Community, call 800-777-7775 today!

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