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Helpful Resources

The Cancer Center and the St. Mary Mercy Medical Library have resources available for cancer patients and their families. By accessing the National Cancer Institute Web site, patients will find specific cancer-related literature and information about clinical trials. Librarian assistance is available Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Please call 734-655-2360.

Additional Resources Include:

  • Internet access via computers available in the Cancer Center waiting areas
  • Social Work Services
  • Clergy Services
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Women’s Center
  • Financial Assistance
  • Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy Services
  • Free Transportation

Accredited by the American College of Surgeons

Services Available:

Diagnostic Services

  • Complete, State-of-the-Art Diagnostic Services
  • Open-bore MRI

Medical Oncology

  • Dedicated Inpatient Unit
  • Oncology Certified Nurses
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Biotherapy
  • Blood Product transfusions
  • Second OpinionService

Radiation Oncology

  • Consultation Services
  • Second Opinion Services
  • On-Site Dosimetry and Physics Services
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • External Beam Radiation
  • Electron Beam Therapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Seed Implants
  • Registered Radiation Therapists
  • Large-Bore MRI

Gynecological Oncology

  • Consultations
  • Chemotherapy and Surgical Treatment

Surgical Oncology

  • Latest Surgical Techniques for Advanced Colon, Rectum, Liver and Pancreas Cancer
  • Breast Conservation Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction (Immediate and Delayed)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    - Advanced Laparoscopy
    - Hand Assisted Laparoscopy

Vascular Access

  • Hickman Catheters, MediPort Catheters
  • Infusion Catheters and Pumps

Urological Oncology

  • Continent Urinary Diversion
  • Nerve-sparing Surgery for Prostate and Testicular Cancers
  • Kidney Cancer Surgery

Clinical Trials

  • NCI Sponsored Clinical Trials
    - Symptom Management Studies
    - Cancer Control/Prevention Studies
    - Treatment Studies
  • Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials
    - Treatment Studies

Home Care Services, Hospice care via Angela Hospice, Home Hospice via Angela Hospice, Education and Support Services

  • Cancer Education Specialists
  • Cancer Resource Center
  • Cancer Information Line
  • Cancer Screenings
  • Cancer Prevention Programs
  • Assessment and Referral Service for Specialized Individual or Family Counseling
  • Support Groups
  • Social Work Services
  • Clergy Services
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Financial Assistance
  • OT/PT Services
  • Free Transportation

Cancer Registry

Our board certified full-time tumor registrar follows every patient with a diagnosis of cancer to track the incidence of cancer, its treatment and outcomes:

Becky Bell, CTR
Cancer Registry
St. Mary Mercy Hospital

Women's Center

  • Screening Mammograms
  • Diagnostic Mammograms
  • Clinical Breast Exams
  • Breast Self-Exam Teaching
  • Breast Biopsies:
    - Stereotactic
    - Ultrasound - guided or surgical

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