From diagnosis to survivorship, our support group is here for you.
At Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, our breast care team has advanced, specialized training in all aspects of breast health. We’re home to new technology such as the region’s only automated whole breast ultrasound, and our specialized team provides comprehensive care for women with routine breast health needs and women diagnosed with breast cancer.
Our specialized team provides services necessary to women's breast health, including:
At Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, we provide our patients with a highly skilled multispecialty team of physicians, nurses, diagnostic radiology professionals and many other health experts to treat all breast health related issues. Our team prides itself on taking care of women before, during and after breast cancer treatment. We include our patients in the decision making process, helping women and their families understand what to expect. We answer questions, discuss treatment options, explain procedures, schedule appointments and provide caring support.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer
As a women completes cancer treatment, she might be thinking about what happens next. Returning to everyday life can be challenging.
Ellis Fischel Cancer Center is dedicated to helping survivors live their lives to the fullest after breast cancer treatment. We've developed a unique breast cancer survivorship clinic designed exclusively for survivors of breast cancer. In our survivorship clinic, you will meet with our specially trained advanced practice nurse, and a dietitian, all in one private visit. You'll have the opportunity to address survivorship concerns such as emotional, physical, sexual and relationship issues.
Benefits of participating in the survivorship clinic include:
- A personalized treatment summary for survivors and their primary care physician
- Tips for managing long-term side effects and late effects related to treatment
- Nutrition and exercise recommendations
- Access to local and national resources that address survivorship issues
- Recommendations for future health observation guidelines
- Education and coordination of follow-up care with your primary care physician and oncologist
To learn more about our survivorship clinic or to make an appointment, please call (573) 882-2100.