Expert Cancer Care Is Right Here In Clarion
Trusted Partner in Cancer Treatment
It is never easy to learn that you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Cancer. When a patient is diagnosed with cancer, they most likely have a million questions running through their mind. We are here to help you navigate through the process. No matter the type of cancer you are diagnosed with, breast cancer, colon cancer, skin cancer, prostate cancer or any other cancer, Butler Health System Clarion Hospital has the expertise and technology to provide our patients with the the best treatment options right here in Clarion and success stories are becoming more and more common in the treatment of cancer.
At Clarion Hospital, our physicians have access to the latest technology and tests including: Blood Tests, Biopsy, Mammography, Breast MRI, Colonoscopy, Endoscopy, PET Scans,
CT Scans, and Ultrasound to accurately diagnose and stage your cancer.
Once the cancer diagnosis is confirmed, you will meet with our medical oncologist (cancer doctor) who will work with you to personalize your cancer treatment plan. The plan may include radiation, chemotherapy, Immunotherapy, surgery or a combination of treatment options.
Our state of the art cancer center offers a full array of hematology, medical oncology, and radiation oncology services, where patients have access to renowned cancer specialists and the latest advances in cancer prevention and diagnosis. The latest technologies and treatment options are available right here in Clarion where the patient is surrounded by family and friends. This enables patients to receive care without having to invest an entire day in travel and treatment. Comprehensive treatment coupled with support services makes Butler Health System Clarion Hospital Cancer Care the local choice in fighting cancer.
Cancer Care Services
- Infusion Therapy – Including but not limited to Medicine for Multiple Sclerosis, Crohn’s Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Asthma, and Osteoporosis.
- Community Center Screenings in collaboration with other specialty physicians.
- Radiation Therapy
- Linear Accelerator with Multi-Leaf Collimation
- IMRT- Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
- SBRT-Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy
- CT Simulation
- 3D Conformal Isodose Treatment Planning with fully computerized treatment planning for delivering the highest level of precision radiation therapy with very minimal side effects to surrounding normal tissue
A Team of Experts Who Care
Butler Health System Clarion Hospital has been delivering care to our community since 2003. Our highly trained and caring team of professionals work together to provide the highest quality of care to our patients. As members of the Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute team, our Physicians, Physicist and Dosimetrist are able to consult with their network of providers to plan for your care. The nursing staff working with the cancer patients have specialized training and are certified in the administration of chemotherapy. They provide care from the beginning stages through completion of your treatment and follow-up care. In addition to providing the highest quality of medical care, the professional support staff is prepared to deal with the physical, psychological and social consequences that may arise as the result of cancer or treatment.
- Registered Nurses certified in oncology
- Nurse Navigator/Clinical Coordinator
- Medical Physicists
- Certified Medical Dosimetrists
- Registered Radiation therapists
- Tumor Registrar
- Oncology Financial Navigator
- Social Worker
- Laboratory Technicians
- Pharmacy Technicians
When you choose a team to help you navigate through your cancer treatment, it is important to know that they are going to be with you and are able to support you the entire way through your journey with cancer. At Clarion Hospital, you are not just a patient, You are Family! Your time with us from diagnosis through remission will be a personalized experience. Your physician will evaluate your treatment plan taking into account your cancer type, cancer stage and your induvial health and personal preferences and goals. We are your partner in cancer care.