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Henrico Doctors' Hospital

Cancer Care

With Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, you have a team of cancer experts working together to provide you with the best treatment at the right time in your cancer journey. We have dedicated teams designed to meet your individual cancer care needs that include the following: specialized physicians, nurse navigators, oncology social workers and chaplains, dieticians, and rehabilitation specialists.

Together with Sarah Cannon, our team offers you integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies.

Our specialists have decades of experience in screening, diagnosing and treating cancers including, but not limited to:

  • Blood, including leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma
  • Brain
  • Breast
  • Gastrointestinal, including colorectal, esophageal, pancreatic, stomach and hepatobiliary
  • Gynecologic
  • Head and Neck
  • Lung and Thoracic
  • Prostate
  • Skin, including Melanoma
  • Urological
  • Metastases or disease that has spread to other parts of the body

Meet Your Nurse Navigators

Nurse navigators, who specialize in cancer, are members of your multi-disciplinary care team, serving as advocates and educators for you from diagnosis through survivorship. Learn more about our oncology nurse navigators.

Award Winning Cancer Care – Under One Roof

At Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors’, we are the only Cancer Resource Center of the American Cancer Society in Central Virginia. The cancer care team at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is recognized by national accrediting institutions:

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American College of Radiology
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

In order to better serve the needs of all of our patients, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital has begun the construction of an exciting expansion project to build a new destination Cancer Center on campus. The new center will provide the latest technology and comprehensive approach for caring for the whole patient, allowing us to continue to offer support programs including patient navigation, genetic counseling, nutrition counseling and support groups all under one roof.

Our new home will consist of a 98,400-square-foot, four-story building directly on campus. “The centralized and modernized Cancer Center is critical to the delivery of exceptional care for our patients. By combining medical and supportive services into one space, our patients will experience the benefits of receiving care in a unified, healing environment. The positive effects of such care for so many is surely worth of this change,” said Meg Helsley, MSN, RN, AOCNS, Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital.

COMING SOON: Henrico Doctors’ Hospital New, State-of-the-Art Cancer Center

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The new destination Cancer Center will provide the latest technology, alongside our highly skilled staff of physicians and nurses to provide high-level clinical treatment to patients in our local community.