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Institute for Regional Cancer Care

The Regional Cancer Center Our Mission: "Every person with cancer and their significant others will experience comprehensive, holistic, compassionate care of the highest quality in a multi-disciplinary setting."

Services at The Regional Cancer Center includes a unique compliment of prevention, education, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitative and palliative care, focused on the personal needs of the oncology patient and their families. As an American College of Surgeons Accredited facility (network survey to be completed in November 2001), St. Joseph's/Candler is able to offer the highest quality care available in the Southeast, touching more oncology patients than any other health provider. Radiation Therapy Services through Savannah Oncology Center. The Regional Cancer Center and Savannah Oncology have a unique partnership, providing the most advanced treatments available to our patients. They include:

  • CT Scanning
  • 3-D Imaging and multi-energy accelerators
  • IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy). One of the first non-university affiliated centers in the country to utilize IMRT
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery - X Knife Technology

Using an extensive multi-disciplinary network, our certified oncology nurses and support staff are able to provide compassionate and professional care. Our services include:

  • Outpatient chemotherapy
  • Concentrated Care units for severely immunosuppressed patients
  • Pastoral Care based on the Mind/Body/Spirit concept
  • Social Work
  • Dedicated Oncology Pharmacist
  • Wound/Ostomy Care professionals
  • Rehabilitative care including certified lymphedema specialist
  • Registered dietitians
  • Pain Management
  • Full service laboratory accredited by CAP, JCAHO, and the State of Georgia
  • Palliative Care services, including hospice
  • Music Therapy
  • Pet Therapy

Outreach St. Joseph’s/Candler is proud to offer mobile mammography services to women throughout southeast Georgia. Our Mobile Mammography unit is a 40-foot state of the art vehicle staffed with health care professionals trained to ensure clients the privacy, confidentiality, and superior healthcare that St. Joseph’s/Candler is known to provide.
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St. Joseph's Hospital
11705 Mercy Boulevard
Savannah, GA  31419
912-925-4100

Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds Street
Savannah, GA  31405
912-692-6000

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