Cancer Services in North Carolina
About Our Cancer Center of Excellence
At Iredell Memorial, we understand how difficult it is to cope with cancer.
That is why we offer the latest in imaging technology enabling us to diagnose
cancer at the earliest stage. Once diagnosed, our cancer specialists work
with you from day one to help you understand your disease and treatment options.
Our Women's Health Center provides literature, breast self-exam instruction
and self-requested screening mammograms for women 40 and older, based
on American Cancer Society guidelines.
A Customized Treatment and Recovery Plan
Your customized treatment and recovery plan may include radiation therapy,
chemotherapy, surgery or transplants.
Whatever plan is right for you, we will help you and your family prepare,
answering questions and providing the resources you need. Our state-of-the-art
treatment options represent the best medical care available for our patients
We even offer targeted cancer treatments using advanced technology to limit
radiation exposure. At the J. Allen Knox Radiation Therapy Center, oncologists
can spot cancerous growths while they are small, and monitor recovery
to ensure you remain cancer free after treatment.
But we do more. We have compassionate nurses and physicians who understand
the emotional and psychological impact of fighting cancer. They know how
to help ease the anxiety, fear, he
lplessness and provide hope to our patients. From diagnosis to recovery,
our cancer patients can rest assured they're receiving the best medical
care delivered with understanding, warmth and compassion.
Iredell's Health System has been accredited with as a Community Hospital
Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
The Women's Health Center is accredited by the American College of
Our cancer committee prepares an annual report each year that summarizes
our services and statistics. Click on the cover image to
read the PDF.
If you would like to learn more about cancer diagnosis, prevention, and
treatment at Iredell Health System, contact us today.