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Urologic cancers

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Care for bladder, kidney, prostate and testicular cancer

A urologic cancer diagnosis can be an emotionally and physically challenging time in your life. If you’re facing bladder, kidney, prostate or testicular cancer, you want to ensure that you have a team of specially trained experts by your side.

Your team of specialists focuses on you and your treatment

We have a team of experts who will customize your urologic cancer care based on your individual case. The dedicated professionals at Novant Health Cancer Institute will be working closely with you to provide surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, pathology, nutrition, patient navigation, clinical research, psychosocial support services and symptom management.

Second opinion for urologic cancer

Our Cancer Institute offers a multidisciplinary urologic cancer team, which provides a unique opportunity to receive a second opinion on your urologic cancer diagnosis. During this process, our team of specialists will review your case together. They will discuss the best treatment options for your particular cancer. From there, you will receive an individualized treatment plan recommendation.

Cancer patient navigators help you through your treatment

If you are facing a urologic cancer diagnosis, you will have many questions and concerns that need to be addressed. That’s why we provide our cancer patient navigators to support you and your family through your fight against this disease. These specially trained registered nurses are always available to you, beginning at diagnosis and continuing through treatment and recovery.

Specialized care for inpatient treatment

If your treatment requires you to stay overnight, our hospitals with inpatient oncology units can provide you with the expert care, support and amenities you need when you need them.

Clinical trials offer treatments not widely available

We participate in national and international clinical research trials, which provide you with opportunities to receive cancer treatments not widely available elsewhere.

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Cancer support for you and your family

A urologic cancer diagnosis can be challenging both for the patient and the family. At Novant Health Cancer Institute, we offer support services like counseling, support groups, financial resource guidance, case management and educational seminars to help deal with the mental, emotional and financial aspects of a diagnosis.

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Symptom management to improve your quality of life

Our cancer care includes helping you manage the physical side effects of your disease and its treatment. Our Novant Health Cancer Institute facilities offer expert-led programs like nutrition counseling, exercise, physical therapy, yoga and massage to help make the road to recovery a little smoother.

State-of-the-art cancer treatments

As part of our comprehensive cancer care, we offer cutting-edge treatments including brachytherapy, an internal radiation treatment that enables you to receive a higher total dose of radiation over a shorter period of time than external therapy. We also offer the daVinci Surgical System. This robotic technology enables your surgeon’s hand movements to be translated into the precise movements of micro-instruments within the operative site.

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