Medical Oncology

Medical Oncology

Board-certified Medical Oncologists specialize in the latest chemotherapies, biologics, personalized molecular oncology, multidisciplinary care and palliative care for cancer patients. 

Our Mother liked you, trusted you, and had faith in you, sentiments that are shared by us as well. You always treated her and us with dignity and respect, and regard your patients as still being a part of life while there is a part of life still in them.

Thanks so much for always being so pleasant and taking time to make appointments fit to our period. We so much enjoy your pleasant personality.

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012. I have been in remission for over 1 year. You saved my life. I trust him and the Marie Yeager Cancer Center with my continued care.

I am so thankful for a loving, caring doctor like you. And for the warmth and friendliness of those who work at Spectrum Health Lakeland Cancer Center. Thank you and god bless.

Continue Watching

Colon cancer: Judi Huff "Listen to your body"

Judi was shocked to learn that her pain was caused by colon cancer. Thanks to general surgeon, Michael Webb, MD, Judi is now cancer free.

I'm at high risk for breast cancer: what do I do? (Samantha Witt Crosby & Kathryn Vera, NP)

Learn about the factors that contribute to an individual's risk for breast cancer.

Provider Video Profile: Kathryn Vera, NP (Oncology)

Advanced practitioner Kathryn Vera works in the high risk cancer program at Spectrum Health Lakeland.

Provider Video Profile: Samantha Witt, genetic counselor (Oncology)

Genetic counselor Samantha Witt works in the high risk cancer program at Spectrum Health Lakeland.

Breast reconstruction: Shelly Morlock "A restored sense of confidence"

A small, cancerous lump in Shelly Morlock's right breast required a mastectomy along with a full course of chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

Jeff Hannan "Three Years Later and a Clean Bill of Health"

Jeff Hannan's primary care provider discovered a strange lump on his neck which he later learned was thyroid cancer. Two surgeries and multiple tests later, he is happy to have received a clean bill of health at his last check-up.

Cancer Care: Timothy Miller "Do Not Give Up"

After Timothy Miller started to notice that he was having trouble communicating, doctors discovered he had a brain tumor, lung cancer, and skin cancer. Timothy shares his journey to healing and his inspiring message of never giving up.

Physician Video Profile: Daniel Douce, MD (Oncology)

Daniel Douce, MD, specializes in hematology and oncology and will provide care in St. Joseph and Niles.

"Dance Our Towns Pink" Video 2019

Lakeland team members and the community dance to raise breast cancer awareness

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.

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