Cancer Types

Because cancer takes many forms and may attack all parts of the body, the UM St. Joseph Cancer Institute is structured to provide the highly specialized expertise required to meet the many varied challenges that cancer presents.

Successful treatment begins with accurate diagnosis and staging. Diagnosing the exact type and stage of cancer is critical for determining the patient's prognosis and treatment. Our team of experts offers specialized skills and cutting-edge diagnostic technology, including Digital Mammography, Ultrasound, PET/CT, Spiral CT, MRI, Interventional Radiology and a 64-slice CT Scanner.