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Cancer

Next-level cancer care close to home at Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Institute

Our experts are your neighbors

Cancer care is complex. Whether you are newly diagnosed or already on your cancer journey, your healthcare needs may feel overwhelming at times. Our comprehensive range of services are all within walking distance of each other, so you can easily meet with the specialists you need without having to drive to different facilities. And because our oncologists are board-certified, highly trained and focused on providing compassionate care, you can feel confident that you are receiving expert care.

Genetic counseling

Medical and radiation oncology

Cancer nurse navigators

Integrative medicine

Clinical trials

Infusion center

Pharmacy and laboratory services

Experienced specialists for comprehensive care

When you need to receive treatment for cancer, you want to make sure you have the right team helping you through it. We have board-certified oncologists who each specialize in treating a specific tumor site, which means you can get care from a highly trained specialist who is familiar with your type of diagnosis. You can also get support from providers who focus on other aspects of your care journey, such as relieving side effects caused by chemotherapy and providing genetic counseling to determine if cancer risk may run in your family.

Research and clinical trials bring you the latest treatment options

Sometimes having access to the right clinical trial can make all the difference. Our team has a range of connections with established research networks, which means patients who qualify can access clinical trials in phases I, II and III. If you are chosen to participate in a phase I trial during the course of your treatment, you can take part in the trial within our dedicated phase I clinical trial research unit. This means more personalized care for you and better research conditions for your care team.

Services designed with you in mind

Maintaining your emotional and spiritual health during treatment can play an important role in helping you heal. That’s why you can take part in sessions with a licensed counselor and support group meetings without having to leave our campus. You can also rely on your nurse navigator to help you understand the next steps in your care journey. And if chemotherapy becomes part of your treatment, you can receive your infusions in a state-of-the-art suite that includes semiprivate stations with window views and personal TVs.

To get in touch with the care team at Derrick L. Davis Cancer Institute, call toll-free:

1-866-611-3722