The cancer specialists at the Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital have been
pioneers in innovative and minimally invasive treatments. Central to our
treatment philosophy is our team approach to patient care. Each month,
several clinical conferences are held where a multidisciplinary team
discusses cancer patients and their treatment plans. Team members
Board-certified physicians in medical, surgical and radiation
oncology, hematology oncology, gynecological oncology,
gastroenterology and urology
Oncology-certified nurses providing patient-centered care
Registered dietitians offering inpatient and outpatient dietary
Oncology social workers providing individual, family and group
Rehabilitation specialists, including occupational and physical
A certified genetic counselor to assess cancer risks
This multidisciplinary team approach to cancer care ensures that each
patient has the benefit of the full scope of our expertise.
Cancer treatment may include:
Experienced, board-certified surgeons are committed to offering the
latest and most innovative approaches to care. Surgeons affiliated with
the Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital are among the best in the region and
are at the forefront of minimally invasive approaches to diagnosis and
Services are provided by board-certified physicians and nurses who work
closely with the referring physician, the family and other members of
the treatment team to provide each patient with individualized care.
Outpatient chemotherapy and other medical modalities are supervised in a
supportive and nurturing environment. Our Senior Oncology
Program is specifically designed to care for patients over 65 with
unique needs. And Paoli medical oncologists are actively involved in the
investigation of new therapeutic medical treatments for various cancers.
The Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital employs the latest in
treatment technology, including intensity-modulated radiation therapy
(IMRT), brachytherapy and radioimmunotherapy. We are constantly
evaluating newer modalities, such as stereotactic radiosurgery. A team
of board-certified physicians and staff offer each patient the latest in
treatment technology as well as individualized care and support. more
For patients requiring hospitalization, we offer a designated Inpatient
Oncology Unit staffed by oncology-certified nurses who are specially
trained to care for cancer patients.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.