Fighting cancer requires the courage of a lifetime, extraordinary medical skill ... and a doctor-patient partnership like no other in medicine. That kind of heart and soul commitment is here for you at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center.
Each year, the horizon turns a bit brighter ... as survival rates climb ever higher. Today, more and more people are living beyond cancer.
In the Capital Region, we’re one of the reasons why.
Our state-of-the-art Cancer Center, located on the second floor of the St. Mary’s campus in Troy, offers medical oncology, hematology and infusion services. Radiation oncology services are offered just a mile away at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center - Radiation Oncology in Samaritan Hospital.
Our Center’s expert team of cancer care professionals provides each patient with high-quality, coordinated cancer care services. Comprehensive cancer care means that every patient has every advantage of everything we know about defeating this disease: early detection; precise diagnosis; pioneering treatments; and advanced technology.
And, we stay up-to-the-minute on the latest research and treatment options — with the expertise of nationally recognized cancer centers at our fingertips.
For more than 25 years, the Cancer Center has provided a comprehensive range of cancer services, including:
• Medical oncology/hematology
• Radiation oncology
• 3-D breast ultrasound elastography
• Nurse navigation
• Support for patients, families and friends
• Education and screenings
• Integrative wellness
And, we’ve introduced state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options, including such breakthrough technologies as —
• Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
• HDR brachytherapy for gynecologic cancers and skin cancers
• Mammosite brachytherapy for breast malignancies
• Breast MRI and stereotactic biopsy
• PET/CT scanning
• Prostate brachytherapy
You don’t have to travel to find the best in cancer care. It’s right here ... at the Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center.
Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center (Formerly St. Mary’s Cancer Treatment Center)
1300 Massachusetts Avenue, Troy
Hildegard Medicus Cancer Center - Radiation Oncology (Formerly Samaritan Radiation Oncology)
2215 Burdett Avenue, Troy