Your Care Team
Your care team is made up of skilled surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, nurse navigators and other oncology experts, who all focus on delivering a personalized care plan through a multidisciplinary team approach to cancer treatment.
Because of the breadth and depth of our resources, we’re able to attract nationally renowned cancer experts, which means you can expect leading-edge treatment and the best possible outcomes. Learn more about the members of your care team at CHI Franciscan Cancer Care:
- Surgical oncologists focus on removing cancer through surgery. At CHI Franciscan Cancer Care, many of our surgeons are dedicated to specific types of cancer, offering a higher level of expertise and training. Find a surgeon.
- Medical oncologists manage your overall treatment plan and chemotherapy while collaborating with other team members’ to provide streamlined, world class care. Find a medical oncologist.
- Radiation oncologists plan and deliver radiation care to patients who need it. Find a radiation oncologist.
- Navigators act as a central point of contact for you and your family and the health care team, answering your questions, facilitating treatment and support services and advocating for you. The team includes lay, nurse, and nurse practitioner navigators. Learn about our navigation program.
Other team members
You'll also have the support of specially trained oncology nurses, board-certified radiologists, pathologists, genetic specialists, as well as pharmacists, social workers, occupational and physical therapists, nutritionists and chaplains. If needed, we'll even bring the care to you, through our home care and palliative care specialists.
Find a specialist
Explore our team of expert physicians, and find a cancer specialist who’s right for you.