Treatment Options & Facilities
Outpatient Oncology Department
This unit provides a comfortable, therapeutic environment where patients can receive chemotherapy, biotherapy and blood component therapy. Comprehensive, high quality patient care is provided by Oncology Certified and Advanced Oncology Certified Nurses.
Montplaisir is a nursing unit dedicated to patients requiring admission for any aspect of cancer care.
Surgery for Cancer
Sturdy Memorial surgeons are experienced in treating tumors of lung, breast, skin, genitourinary, gynecologic, and gastrointestinal systems, as well as head and neck. Diagnostic procedures such as specialized biopsies, CT, ultrasound, and MRI are used to determine the extent of the disease prior to surgery and treatment.
The Hospital offers regular screenings throughout the year, including screening for cervical, colorectal, prostate, skin and breast cancer.
Our state-of-the-art Center provides a private environment for women. The staff are sensitive to the medical and emotional needs of women, and stress the importance of regular mammograms for all patients. The Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology.
Look Good, Feel Better
The Look Good, Feel better program helps women undergoing cancer treatment adjust to changes in their appearance due to chemotherapy and radiation. Offered four times a year, the program is a collaborative effort of the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetic Toiletry & Fragrance Association, and Sturdy Memorial Hospital. For more information, please call 508-236-7015.