A medical oncologist is a physician who specializes in treating cancer and is often the first person you will consult with about the treatment best suited for you. The needs of every individual with cancer are different. The best treatment for you depends on many factors such as the type of cancer you have and other health considerations.
Taussig Cancer Institute offers many clinical trials and programs and clinics for specialized care including bone marrow transplantation, palliative medicine, pain management, and geriatric oncology.
Treatment for some blood cancers or disorders such as leukemia or lymphoma may involve bone marrow transplantation.
Downloadable treatment guides on prevention, treatment, specialists and services for specific types of cancers.
Destroying or disabling cancer cells with drugs or medicines.
Using acupuncture, massage and Reiki together with conventional cancer treatment.