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Cancer Program at Touro

Touro provides comprehensive care and support throughout every step of your cancer journey. From diagnosis through treatment and into survivorship, Touro is committed to providing you with the latest medical treatments along with compassionate care and support.

Touro’s Cancer Program is accredited by the Commission on Cancer, which is recognized as the gold standard in cancer care. This accreditation reflects Touro’s commitment to offer the highest level of cancer care for our patients. In addition, Touro is among 16 programs nationwide to earn the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer for programs surveyed July 1 – December 31, 2017.

At Touro, you’ll find expert surgeons and specialists, caring staff, and the latest in cancer-fighting technology. Our team works together to improve your physical well-being while also providing mental, emotional and spiritual support.

 Cancer Treatment

Supportive Cancer Care

Survivorship Care

Cancer Rehabilitation

Patient Resources

Cancer Treatment at Touro
Cancer treatment may involve surgery, radiation and/or chemotherapy, often used in conjunction with one another. Touro’s cancer program offers surgery, breast cancer surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy and clinical research trials. Working together with your doctor, you will discuss your options and develop an individualized treatment plan.

Supportive Cancer Care
Our comprehensive supportive cancer care program provides mental, emotional, spiritual, and social support from the time your cancer is diagnosed through treatment and beyond. At Touro, we take an approach that focuses on the whole person, not just the disease. Click here to learn more.

Survivorship Care
The Cancer Survivorship Program at Touro gives patients a chance to meet one-on-one with an oncology nurse, whose expertise includes cancer care and the specific issues survivors may face during and in the years after treatment. Click here to learn more about scheduling a survivorship appointment.

Cancer Rehabilitation
Touro’s cancer rehabilitation program was created to help survivors physically and emotionally heal from the side-effects of cancer treatments. We provide our patients with the most comprehensive rehabilitation care available, covered by most health insurance providers. Cancer rehab helps survivors regain their health and get their lives back on track.

Patient Resources
If you are newly diagnosed with cancer, determining the right kind and amount of information you need is important. We are here to help. Click here to learn more about coping with cancer, cancer types and terms, talking with your doctor and to access resources. >> Click here for a calendar of upcoming classes, screening events and support groups.

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