Oncology & Hematology
From prevention and early detection to treatment and rehabilitation, the Shenandoah Medical Center provides outstanding cancer care for patients. Through our professional collaboration with the nationally renowned Nebraska Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Diagnostic Radiology, P.C. we offer outstanding services, resources and expertise right here in Southwest Iowa. We provide an interdisciplinary approach to cancer care for various forms of cancer.
Our accredited technologists of mammography are experienced and compassionate. Our Mammography Unit is one of the most technically advanced in Southwest Iowa. Radiologists interpret all of our exams and return results to our team in a timely manner.
Risk Assessnent, Prevention and Early Detection
- Genetic Testing and Surveillance
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scans
- Computerized Tomography (CT) Scans
- Position Emission Tomography (PET) Scans
- Breast Health Evaluation and Mammograms
- Colorectal Screening and Colonoscopies
- Ovarian and Endometrial Testing
- Prostate Diagnostics
- Bone-Health Analysis
- Lung Screenings
- Smoking Cessation Program
- Surgical Oncology
- Radiation Therapy
- Hormone Therapy
- Targeted Therapy
- Biological or Immunologic Therapy
Through a collaborative partnership with the Nebraska Medicine – Radiation Oncology Clinic at Shenandoah Medical Center, we offer radiation therapy as a highly effective and targeted cancer therapy. Revolutionary advances in radiation oncology – including more precise and targeted therapy delivery, as well as improvements in imaging – help physicians spare normal tissues to a greater degree than in past years. Radiation therapy is often used in conjuction with other treatment modalities, such as surgery or chemotherapy, or can be used as the sole treatment modality. For patient referrals or appointments, call the Nebraska Medicine – Radiation Oncology Clinic at (712) 246-5210.
Patient and Family Resources
- Cancer Care Coordinators
- Hospice Care
For more information about Cancer Care and Hematology services available at the Shenandoah Medical Center, please call (712) 246-7343.