Your Cellular Therapy Team
Exceptional expertise in transplant care.
Our cellular therapy team
When your Legacy Cancer Institute doctor recommends cellular therapy, you’ll work with a team of experts who specialize in transplant care and can help you understand what to expect during treatment and recovery.
Our transplant nurse coordinator helps with:
- Pre-transplant evaluation
- Education for recipients and families
- Insurance authorization
- Coordination of care from initial referral to long-term follow-up
Our support team help you and your family with physical, emotional and spiritual needs. The support team may include:
- Medical social worker
- Occupational therapist
- Physical therapist
- Massage therapist
Meet our provider
Gerald Segal, M.D., hematologist and medical oncologist and medical director, Legacy Cancer Institute stem cell transplant program.
The inpatient transplant unit has six dedicated transplant rooms with HEPA-filtered air systems.
Additionally, patients and family members from out of town can utilize low-cost, on-campus lodging at the Green Gables Guest House.
You are not alone. Legacy offers support throughout your cancer journey, as well as care for your emotional, social and spiritual needs.
National Cancer Institute: Engineering patients’ immune cells to treat cancer
American Cancer Society: Stem cell transplant for cancer
American Cancer Society: Why stem cell transplants are used as cancer treatment
What are stem cells?
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy: Oregon
Explore our program
Learn more about our program by calling 503-413-7194.