Forsyth Medical Center


Curing cancer with comprehensive and innovative treatments

When you are faced with a cancer diagnosis, you should have access to the latest and most effective treatments available. At Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, we pride ourselves on providing advanced cancer care to the Piedmont Triad region and beyond.

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We understand that cancer isn't just a physical disease. That's why we take the "whole body" approach and treat the mind, body and spirit. At Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Institute, you will be provided with all the treatments, resources and compassionate care you need for a full recovery.

Surgical oncology
In the event your cancer treatment requires surgery to remove a tumor or area of concern, know that you are in excellent hands with the care of our surgeons. You will be cared for by a team of experts that are specially trained in surgical procedures like minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery. This treatment approach can improve your recovery time while still effectively targeting your cancer.
Radiation oncology

Our radiation oncology specialists combine the latest in radiation treatments with the most advanced technology. Radiation treatments that may be recommended to treat your condition include:

  • Radiation therapy
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Brachytherapy
  • MammoSite
  • TheraSphere®
Inpatient oncology

When your treatment requires admission to our hospital, you will be provided high quality care from our inpatient oncology team. You will be treated with an individualized treatment plan that is centered around your needs and your specific condition.

Outpatient oncology

After being diagnosed with cancer, it isn't uncommon to receive treatment on an outpatient basis. With Forsyth Medical Center, your care will be coordinated using the same multispecialty team approach as we give our inpatients. Your treatment plan will consist of the latest technology and professional support services that you need to triumph over cancer.

Medical oncology

Medical oncology is a specialty that deals with the management of cancer. From diagnosis through treatment and recovery, our medical oncologists will prescribe and oversee treatments like chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and biological therapy.


You may have many questions related to the chemotherapy (chemo) process and procedure. Novant Health presents the video webinar, Chemotherapy Treatment Webinar (below), so you can better understand your treatment options on your road to recovery.