Types of Cancer
The Highest Standard of Cancer Care—Close to Home
The St. Vincent’s Medical Center Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care team offers patients battling cancer high quality, multidisciplinary care with state-of-the-art technology in a healing environment. You and your loved ones will always be treated with compassion and our philosophy that it is critical to treat the whole person – mind, body and spirit–in addition to the disease. Comprehensive, compassionate care is our mission.
St. Vincent’s team of cancer specialists reviews each patient’s individual case to determine the best combination of treatment options to produce the most optimal results. Complex patient cases are reviewed at our weekly conference, attended by physicians and staff from different disciplines, ensuring the most thorough assessment of each case.
The Breast Health Center
At St. Vincent’s Breast Health Center, fighting breast cancer is not just treating the disease. It is about caring for all of you: body, mind and spirit. We deliver state-of-the-art breast cancer treatment and provide support services for you, your loved ones and your family. At St. Vincent’s, you are in trusted, experienced, caring hands.
The Brain Tumor Center
At St. Vincent’s Brain Tumor Center, in the Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care, a multidisciplinary team of caring experts provides patients and their families with a full spectrum of treatment options. We treat you or your loved one with the personalized, compassionate care you deserve—right here, close to home.
The Lebo deSantie Center for Liver and Pancreatic Cancer
At St. Vincent’s Lebo-DeSantie Center you will find the latest treatment options and highest level of clinical expertise available if you or your loved one is facing a diagnosis of liver or pancreatic disease. Our highly specialized staff treats you as a whole person – we do not just treat your disease. Our personalized, compassionate care is what you deserve — right here, close to home.
Lung Cancer Center
At St. Vincent’s Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Center, our lung cancer medical team offers you and your loved ones a full-range of screening, diagnosing, and treatment options to help you win the fight against the disease. These include traditional and non-invasive surgery options for patients with early stage and other forms of lung cancer. At St. Vincent’s you can be confident you are receiving the best treatment available.
PROSTATE CANCER Center
At St. Vincent’s Prostate Cancer Institute, our coordinated team approach sets us apart. With gentler hands to care for you and sharper minds to determine your best diagnosis and treatment options, our multidisciplinary team of specialists works together so you achieve the best possible outcome.
The health of women is unique, so St. Vincent’s offers cancer care specific to a woman’s needs. Each gynecological cancer has its own prevention strategies, symptoms, and treatments. The gynecologic oncology program of St. Vincent’s is aligned with leading gynecologic physicians to oversee the gynecologic oncology treatment team.