Medical oncology deals with the diagnosis, staging, and treatment of cancer with various types of drugs or substances through chemotherapy, immunotherapy, hormone therapy, and targeted therapy. At Sierra Hematology & Oncology Medical Center across California, our oncology specialists will provide the best course of treatment while answering all cancer-related questions for you and your families.
The treatment of most cancers involves the coordination of medical oncology with surgical oncology or radiation oncology to provide the best clinical results.
Medical oncology involves the administration of drugs or specialized substances that act on cancer cells in various ways to kill them and prevent them from multiplying in the body.
Our medical oncology doctors are qualified and experienced in the management of solid tumors and hematological disorders, preserving the quality of life of both adults and pediatric patients.
We focus on:
- Diagnosing cancer
- Discussing treatment options with patients
- Organizing and supervising pharmacological treatments and therapies, including management of any complications
- Supporting patients and overseeing their care, including post-treatment care
Medical oncologists at Sierra Hematology & Oncology center specialize in treating conditions like:
- Colorectal Cancer
- Breast Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Upper Gastrointestinal (Gi) Cancer
- Ovarian Cancer
- Kidney Tumors (Urological Cancers)
Experts in our department of medical oncology at Sierra Hematology & Oncology work to prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat a wide range of cancers using state-of-the-art technology and personalized multimodal treatment protocols. Our medical oncologists will work closely with you and the rest of the healthcare team to discuss the most effective and personalized treatment options based on your needs.