Cancer Care Services

Cancer Treatment

Surgery

If surgery is part of your treatment plan, you can be confident in receiving the highest –quality care at Allegiance Health. Our board-certified surgeons are experienced in the latest techniques, including minimally invasive robotic surgery. Learn more about surgery at Allegiance Health.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy treats cancerous cells with anti-cancer drugs. It is often used in combination with radiation treatments and surgery. Learn more about chemotherapy treatment.

Radiation Therapy

The Allegiance Radiation Oncology – Tejada Center is a professional partnership with the University of Michigan. The Center offers technologically advanced radiation therapy, including a high-precision TruBeam® linear accelerator. Learn more about radiation therapy.

Hormone Therapy

Hormone therapy is frequently used to treat several types of cancers. Changing the levels or activity of certain hormones can cause some cancers to cease growing, or even undergo cell death. Surgical removal of endocrine organs can also be used as a form of hormonal therapy.

Watch a video of Dr. de Souza discussing hormone therapy

Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy is the use of extreme cold to destroy abnormal tissue. Cryotherapy can be used to treat several types of cancer and some precancerous conditions.

Clinical Trials Program

Allegiance Health is involved in more than 100 clinical trials at any given time.

Diagnostic Services

We are committed to providing our community with the latest technological advancements proven to be effective. Our FDA-approved lab is staffed with experienced board-certified pathologists to provide timely and accurate test results. Learn more about Allegiance Health’s diagnostic services.

Integrative Oncology Program

The Allegiance Health Integrative Oncology Program offers options to maximize the benefits of traditional cancer treatments by supporting them with complementary therapies. Learn more about our Integrative Oncology Program.

Palliative Care

Palliative care specializes in the relief of pain, symptoms and stress of serious or chronic medical conditions, such as cancer. Learn more about palliative care.

Patient Navigators Lead the Way

Patient navigators are specially trained registered nurses who help at every step of the way – from the time you receive your diagnosis through your follow-up care. Learn more about our patient navigators.

Community Awareness & Screenings

Allegiance Health offers free community presentations and health fairs throughout the year. See our events area for listings of upcoming opportunities. We also offer mammography screening throughout the community via our Mobile Health Coach and at our Women's Health Center.

There is no sure way to prevent breast cancer. But you may help lower your risk by maintaining a healthy body weight, limiting how much alcohol you drink and getting regular exercise.