Matthews Medical Center


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Taking your cancer care even further

The cancer care specialists at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center have access to the latest technology in cancer care. We use this technology and our years of experience to provide you with an effective treatment plan that is centered around your needs.

For more information on the cancer services provided at Matthews Medical Center, please call


Being diagnosed with cancer brings many feelings of uncertainty and confusion. We understand your emotions, and we are here to make sure you don't have to go through it alone. From your diagnosis and treatment, to your survivorship and beyond, we'll be here to help you every step of the way.

We pride ourselves on being a reliable source for cancer care in the Matthews community.

Inpatient oncology care unit

Matthews Medical Center offers a dedicated inpatient oncology unit with a special family room that offers some of the comforts and conveniences of home.

Outpatient oncology care unit

It isn't uncommon to receive treatment on an outpatient basis after you are diagnosed with cancer. Our outpatient oncology unit, located on the first floor of Matthews Medical Center, is staffed with specially trained nurses that can provide you with the advanced treatments and care you need to win your battle with cancer.


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.

Cancer navigators

We also offer cancer patient navigators to guide you through every step of your treatment. These specially trained nurses support you and your family throughout your treatment by:

  • Linking you and your physician to expedite care
  • Explaining diagnosis and treatment options
  • Answering questions throughout your treatment
  • Connecting you with community resources
  • Providing access to psychosocial support

Connect with a cancer patient navigator by calling 704-384-6346.

Cancer rehabilitation services

Good nutrition, exercise and general wellness are essential while treating your cancer. We provide a range of special programs to help you manage the symptoms of your illness and your treatments, including:

  • Lymphedema services
  • Pelvic floor therapy for men and women, post-surgery and radiation
  • Therapy: physical, occupational and speech, including swallowing therapy
  • Wellness program for fatigue management

For more information on the cancer rehabilitation services provided at Matthews Medical Center, please call 704-384-6953.  

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