Individualized treatment designed with your needs in mind makes a difference. At Tower Health, we get to know the whole you — not just the cancer. Your healing is our passion, and we will work together to deliver the right treatment for you.
Complete cancer care for every stage.
Cancer patients have many options today. Innovations have led to advances that improve treatment, lessen side effects, improve outcomes, and enhance the survivorship journey. Our cancer experts are passionate about bringing you the latest treatments to improve your experience and heal your body and spirit.
Comprehensive Cancer Treatments
Your cancer team is designed around your needs and your specific cancer diagnosis. Our cancer specialists and surgeons have advanced training within their specialty and work together as a team to create a treatment plan to get you back to good health. Your cancer team also works with nutritionists, pain management specialists, and integrative oncology services to bring you complete care.
We use the most effective approaches with the least side effects to treat cancers including blood cancers, brain cancers, breast, digestive cancers, gynecologic, head and neck, lung, prostate, skin cancers, and more.
Medical and Biologic Therapies
Tower Health offers a number of advanced treatment options.
- Medical oncologists and hematologists create treatment plans based on your cancer.
- We use anti-cancer medicine such as chemotherapy that targets growing cancer cells.
- Immunotherapy is used to stimulate your body’s immune system to fight cancer.
- Targeted therapies may be an option and are used to target specific features on a cancer cell.
- Hormone therapy is a type of therapy that is delivered throughout the body to slow or block hormones that promote cancer growth.
- Stem cell transplants are a treatment that takes matching donor stem cells that are transplanted into the patient to suppress or stop the disease.
Radiation oncologists design radiotherapy treatments that work to destroy tumors. We offer external, internal, stereotactic radiosurgery, and use the latest high-dose, precise technology, including MRI-guided radiation.
Cancer surgery uses advanced techniques to treat cancer. Surgical oncologists and surgical specialists in urology, gynecology, neurosurgery, head and neck surgery, thoracic surgery, and plastic and reconstructive surgery offer open and minimally invasive procedures using the latest approaches, including robotics-assisted approaches to treat your cancer.
Interventional and Endoscopic Cancer Procedures
Interventional and endoscopic cancer procedures bring together interventional radiologists, gastroenterologists, ear, nose and throat doctors, and other specialists to offer minimally invasive procedures. These are performed with the help of image guidance and require only small incisions, catheters, and scopes that allow us to see and treat or remove cancer without open surgery.
Cancer Clinical Trials
Cancer clinical trials offer patients new and innovative treatments and may be an option based on your cancer and needs. Clinical trials can provide access to treatment options that may not be available to you otherwise.
Integrative Therapies and Support Services.
Integrative therapies and support help address both your physical and emotional health. Along with traditional treatment, we offer complementary services like Reiki, massage, acupuncture, and guided imagery. These techniques can help with the side effects of cancer treatment such as lymphedema and pain.
Multidisciplinary Tumor Board Brings the Experts Together
Cancer is a complex condition, and as a cancer patient, you want as many experts as possible working together to treat you. Our tumor board comes together to discuss cancer cases, and together we determine the best way to treat cancer. A multidisciplinary team approach to treatment has many advantages. Each team member brings their expertise and perspectives, and together the right treatment is designed for each patient.
Our nurse navigators are registered nurses with extensive knowledge of cancer care. Whether you have minor questions, need support services, or would like help coordinating your care, your nurse navigator is a trusted resource who’s ready to help you chart a course — from diagnosis and biopsy through treatment and survivorship. There are many benefits to accessing patient navigation services. You will have enhanced access to healthcare services and information, guidance to help you schedule appointments, and support when you need it most. Nurse navigators will:
- Guide you to healthcare services for continuity and coordination of care.
- Educate and support you, your family, and your caregivers.
- Help you manage appointments.
- Help you communicate with your providers.
- Connect you to community resources and support services such as nutrition, social services, and psychological support.