Oncology is defined as the branch of medicine that deals with cancer. There are many different types of oncologists. Some specialize in the surgical removal of tumors (surgical oncologists); some focus on treating cancer medically with treatments such as chemotherapy (medical oncologists). Others specialize in treating cancer with radiation (radiation oncologists).
ProMedica Physicians work closely with the ProMedica Cancer Institute to ensure the availability of outstanding oncologists and programs. The ProMedica Cancer Institute is a $42-million commitment to patients to provide cancer care through state-of-the-art diagnostics and new facilities.
Medical Center, and gives patients increased access to cutting-edge cancer care, including clinical trials of emerging cancer-fighting drugs and therapies.