Learn about the cancer services available at UM Shore Regional Health.
Diagnostic Imaging and Laboratory
University of Maryland Shore Regional Health has some of the most advanced medical imaging equipment available to diagnose and treat cancer.
Learn more about cancer diagnostic imaging and laboratory.
Oncology rehabilitation services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, swallowing therapy, lymphedema therapy, speech and voice therapy, and exercise therapy for fatigue and other symptoms. Therapies are provided in conjunction with University of Maryland Shore Regional Health Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services.
The medical oncology team at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health Cancer Center provide consultations, cancer treatments and continuous follow-up care and support services for cancer management, often serving as the primary health provider for someone who has cancer. Our medical oncologists are board certified and specialize in diagnosing and treating cancer using chemotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted therapy and hormonal therapy. They work with other specialists who focus on specific types of cancer to coordinate the overall treatment plan and provide supportive care. The University of Maryland Shore Regional Health Cancer Center multidisciplinary approach to cancer care combines medical, radiation and surgical oncology care to achieve an optimal personalized treatment plan.
Our team of physicians and specialized nurses are dedicated to providing unparalleled service to our patients. For new patients starting therapy, our oncology certified nurses provide education and help patients become acquainted with our team. Our compassionate nurses offer care in a pleasant environment, which is key to navigating the treatment journey. Treatment is administered in private areas with reclining chairs, daybeds and TVs to make treatment as comfortable as possible for patients and visitors.
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For more information or to make an appointment, call 410-820-6800.
In collaboration with local physicians and community partners, the Cancer Center offers a number of preventive screenings throughout the year including screenings for skin cancer and prostate cancer. Additionally, the Center provides educational opportunities focusing on topics such as colon cancer. All screenings are free and open to the public. Under-insured and uninsured are encouraged to participate.
Learn more about lung cancer screening.
The Requard Radiation Oncology Center provides patients with a full spectrum of radiation therapy services that use advanced equipment and techniques to provide precise treatments for tumor types and locations – often with the benefit of sparing healthy tissue and reducing side effects.
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Surgery is often the preferred treatment method for many cancers and may be performed together with radiation and/or chemotherapy. Surgical procedures are used for the treatment and management of a variety of tumors including breast cancer, melanoma, endocrine tumors and colorectal cancer.
For more information about upcoming screenings, please call the Cancer Center at 410-820-6800.