For more information, please call Memorial Cancer Services at (904) 702-1269.
Memorial Hospital offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient cancer care services. Our expert multi-specialty cancer team engages patients and their families to provide the highest quality treatment in a caring, supportive environment. Our patients benefit from the combination of proven treatments and the latest technology. Newer tools include minimally-invasive, robotically assisted and laparoscopic surgical techniques and highly precise radiation therapy treatments that target tumors while preserving surrounding healthy tissue.
Breast cancer program
Memorial’s Breast Program provides a full range of screening, diagnostic and therapeutic services. Digital mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI are available along with all imaging guided diagnostic biopsy options for diagnosis, then expert breast and reconstructive surgeons, pathologists, medical and radiation oncologists collaborate to identify the best treatment plans. The program is helping more women successfully treat breast disease and provide essential support every step of the way.
Lung cancer program
Memorial Hospital is the first health care system in northeast Florida to offer a robotic-assisted bronchoscopy for patients with lung nodules.
This new technology offers:
- Earlier detection of lung cancer with greater accuracy
- A safer, minimally invasive biopsy procedure compared to CT-guided biopsy of the lung
- The ability to reach the entire lung safely (unlike traditional bronchoscopy)
- Fewer complications
For more information, please call: (904) 702-7705.
The daVinci surgical robot is one of the latest cancer treatment tools added to the arsenal of technologies available to the expert surgeons, urologists and gynecologists at Memorial Hospital.
Clinical trials offer patients access to the very latest in cancer care, while giving physicians and researchers the opportunity to study the effectiveness of new treatments. Please call Memorial Cancer Services at (904) 702-1269 for information about trials open locally through Memorial affiliated physicians. Detailed information about other clinical trials is available at:
Florida Cancer Trials
Phone: (800) 584-9976
Web site: www.floridacancertrials.com
American Cancer Society (ACS)
Phone: (800) ACS-2345
Web site: www.cancer.org
Coalition of National Cancer Cooperative Groups (CNCCG)
Web site: www.cancertrialshelp.org
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) Accreditation
Memorial’s Cancer Program is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program. Please call Cancer Services at (904) 702-1356 for more information about the options available at Memorial Hospital.