Presbyterian Medical Center

Types of cancer

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you want to know you’re in the hands of a caring, compassionate team of experts.  Our doctors are specialists in their field and work alongside nurse navigators, social workers, genetic counselors, dietitians, exercise physiologists and a host of other support staff to ensure your cancer care is customized to you and your unique needs. 

To get a second opinion on your cancer, call:


We have dedicated expertise in treating more than 100 types of cancer. Learn more about our Novant Health Cancer Institute tumor site programs:

For additional information on each of these programs, visit our cancer section on our corporate site.. (You will be leaving Presbyterian Medical Center)

Meet our medical directors:

Peter Turk, MD, surgical oncologist, is medical director of both our multidisciplinary breast and multidisciplinary gastrointestinal cancer programs.

Matt McDonald, MD, gynecologic oncologist and physician at Novant Health Gynecologic Oncology Associates, is medical director of our multidisciplinary gynecologic cancer program.

Paulette Bryant, MD, pediatric hematologist-oncologist and physician at St. Jude Affiliate Clinic at Novant Health Hemby Children's Hospital, is medical director of our multidisciplinary pediatric cancer program.

Harold Howe, MD, cardiothoracic surgeon, and physician at Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute, is medical director of our multidisciplinary thoracic cancer program.

Daniel Watson, MD, urologist, is medical director of our multidisciplinary urologic cancer program.