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Cancer Treatments

Cancer treatments

At Legacy Cancer Institute, your care team works together across specialties to provide a treatment plan customized to your unique circumstances and treatment goals. Through the OHSU-Legacy Health Cancer Collaborative, you also have access to a wide range of clinical studies, research and the most recent advances in personalized medicine from OHSU’s Knight Cancer Institute. And, you may be able to stay closer to home, because treatment is available at multiple locations across the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area. Therapies include:

 

Radiology and Pathology also provide vital services in the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of cancer.

For adult survivors of childhood cancers, Legacy offers survivorship services through the Victory Clinic, part of Legacy’s comprehensive Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Program. Services include help for long-term side effects of treatment and ongoing monitoring. 

Related Legacy services

Cancer Care Conferences (also known as tumor boards) are regularly scheduled meetings where physicians and other personnel review selected cases to provide an expert second opinion on diagnosis, pre-treatment evaluation, staging, treatment strategy and/or rehabilitation.

Cancer Rehabilitation services can help you adjust to the impact of cancer and its treatment, through physical, occupational and speech therapies.

Day Treatment/Infusion Clinics provide chemotherapy or other medication infusions in an outpatient setting.

Hospice care and grief support is available for those who are terminally ill and for their families.

Oncology Nurse Navigators are Oncology Certified Nurses who guide and support you through the challenge of having cancer.

Pain Management and Palliative Care services provide symptom management, pain relief measures and support.

For more information please call Legacy Cancer Institute at 503-413-8050 or 800-220-4937.