Suncoast Cancer Institute proudly provides patients with unparalleled medical oncology and hematology services.
Medical Oncology is the treatment of cancer with medicine, such as chemotherapy, hormones and other injected or oral therapies that target cancer cells. Medical oncologists coordinate and direct a patient’s medical care. Your medical oncologist will provide the following services: educate patients on their form of cancer and stage development, explain patients’ treatment options, make recommendations, and work with patient to develop a customized treatment plan that is right for them, monitor the care and treatment that patients receive, and coordinate various types of treatment that may be needed such as surgery or radiation therapy which may also be prescribed. Our medical oncologist is backed by a caring and supportive oncology certified nurse who is there to help our patients every step of the cancer journey. We specialize in the following:
Hematology is the study of blood and blood forming tissues, and the study of nature and treatment of diseases of the blood and blood forming organs.