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Cancer Care

Comprehensive On-Site Cancer Program Available! Receiving a diagnosis of cancer is difficult, but now getting the local treatment and support you need is not.

female nurses comforting female cancer patient

Cancer Care Program 

Our cancer care program at the hospital, overseen by Dr. Mark Walshauser, Specialist in Cancer & Blood Diseases - Triple Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology & Medical Oncology offers a full spectrum of clinical and support services - everything from screening and diagnostics to treatment and counseling. Patients can even participate in clinical trials, with access to our state-of-the-art oncology program located on the first floor of the new Medical Office Building right here in Highland. 

Services

  • Initial Consultation/Exams
  • Genetic Testing/Evaluation to Determine Cancer Risk
  • Chemotherapy Treatment
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Immunotherapy
  • Clinical Trials
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Cancer Registry
  • Tumor Board Case Reviews
  • Hospice Family Suite
  • Cancer Support Groups
  • Palliative Care Program
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsies

Choose HSHS St. Joseph's for Comprehensive Cancer Care

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital is dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer on the people of Highland and beyond through an integrated program of excellence in research, education, prevention and treatment.

Patients can be referred by their physician or schedule an appointment directly by calling 618-651-2888.