Now open! World-class cancer center
Community Cancer Center South, a free-standing cancer center on the campus of Community Hospital South, has opened for patients and offers a comprehensive and integrated approach to cancer care and treatment in South Central Indiana. Inside, patients will find a multidisciplinary team of medical experts with state-of-the-art technology in a healing environment – all under one roof. Amenities and walkthrough >>
Oncology services offered on the south side of Indianapolis, at or near Community Hospital South, include medical and radiation oncology treatment, breast surgical oncology (for breast cancer), and gynecologic cancer care.
Medical oncologists specialize in the treatment of cancer using chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, biological therapy or targeted therapy and provide ongoing support during treatment. Community South cancer team >>
Radiation oncologists treat cancer using radiation methods, such as high-energy x-rays to destroy cancer cells. In addition to expert physicians, we offer certified radiation oncology nurses who have completed additional training in this area. Community South cancer team >>
Breast surgical oncology
Community's board certified breast surgeons are specially trained in breast surgery and treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases. Together with our breast health navigators, our comprehensive breast care program offers support from diagnosis through treatment and survivor support programs. We offer all breast diagnostic services, including minimally-invasive breast biopsies, as well as genetic testing and counseling to patients and families. Community Breast Care >>
Gynecologic cancer care
Dr. Wafic ElMasri specializes in the treatment and management of gynecological malignancies and complex pelvic surgeries, including common gynecologic cancers: cervical, endometrial, uterine, ovarian and vaginal/vulvar. Learn more about treatment of gynecologic cancers at www.gynecologiccancercare.com.