The Radiation Oncology and Medical Oncology departments of 8,000 sq. ft. are located side by side in the Cancer Center on the Garden Level of the Saint Joseph Medical Center Office Building. The facility groups the oncology specialists together to facilitate more frequent consultations and better patient coordination. With ground floor access and free parking, entrance into the Cancer Center is easy and convenient for patients and their families.
Saint Joseph Cancer Center treats patients with hemotologic (blood) and oncologic (cancer) diseases. The Medical Oncology Department offers patients access to leading-edge chemotherapy, as well as targeted and biologic modifier therapies. Medical Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners and Oncology Nurses care for patients in the infusion room, which overlooks the beautiful Schuylkill Valley. The oncologists interact with a multi-disciplinary team of physicians-oncologists, surgeons, family doctors, pathologists, radiologist, specialists-who review specific patient cases and together with the patient, makes recommendations for coordinated treatment.