Fighting Cancer is Never Easy

We, at Spectrum Health Lakeland, do everything in our power to ease the way for you and your loved ones by delivering an integrated approach to conquering cancer. Our board-certified physicians and highly trained staff are committed to providing you with the information, education, compassion, and support you need.

Spectrum Health Lakeland is proud to offer comprehensive cancer care, including the latest technology, highly-qualified medical professionals, and skilled partner physicians. Programs and services focus on cancer prevention, detection, treatment, education, and support to help provide the best possible quality of life for residents in southwest Michigan.

Spectrum Health Lakeland has received accreditation with commendation by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program. The Radiation Oncology Department is accredited by the American College of Radioogy (ACR). Lakeland Health has also been granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.

If you have questions about symptoms, screening needs, resources, treatment, or after-treatment care, you can call one of our nurse navigators who are waiting to help you. 

For an electronic version of our most recent cancer care report, click here.

 

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Provider Video Profile: Meredith Krugh, NP (Oncology)

Meredith Krugh, an oncology nurse practitioner is providing care at Lakeland Cancer Specialists, in St. Joseph and Niles.

Intraoperative Radiation Therapy: Kellie Tyler "Catching Cancer Early"

Breast cancer survivor, Kellie Tyler, shares her experience undergoing Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) treatment.

Check-Up: Catching Colon Cancer Early (Craig Kline, MD, General Surgery)

General surgeon, Craig Kline shares how colonoscopies can detect and remove polyps which may lead to colon cancer.

IORT: New Option for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Lakeland physicians are now using the ZEISS INTRABEAM® intraoperative therapy system to deliver a targeted single-dose of radiation to the site of the breast cancer tumor, after a Lumpectomy.

Physician Video Profile: Peter Paximadis, MD (Radiation Oncology)

Radiation Oncologist, Peter Paximadis provides radiation therapy to cancer patients at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph

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New Cancer-Fighting Technology at Lakeland

Marie Yeager Cancer Center Virtual Tour

Intraoperative Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer Patients at Lakeland Health

Benjamin Gielda, Radiation Oncologist discusses new treatment option for breast cancer available at Lakeland Health.

Lakeland HealthCare - Marie Yeager Cancer Center

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