CANCER AND BLOOD CENTER
We at Cancer and Blood Center work collaboratively with physicians from a wide range of medical specialties to understand your cancer completely and treat it effectively. Offering a multi-disciplinary approach, we coordinate all aspects of your care with decades of experience and extensive resources to plan, treat, and support you and your family through your experience.
Common Cancers we treat:
Colon and Rectal Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Esophagus and Stomach
CANCER CARE PLAN
Surviving starts with knowing
Detection and identification of cancer, its effects on the body, and its place of origin are integral aspects of treatment and survival, as is the classification of the type and stage of development. In order to catch cancer in its earliest stages, identify its cell type and involvement with other tissues, and monitor the effectiveness of treatment, we use a variety of the most advanced tools available.
Treat advanced cancer with the most advanced technology
The Cancer and Blood Center constantly works to provide cutting-edge therapies locally to the Kansas City metro area. Our team of medical oncologists brings world-class treatments to Kansas City to relieve symptoms, slow growth and often target the disease. Our experienced and highly respected oncologists stay in constant contact with your surgeons and other doctors to work collaboratively and ensure you receive quality possible care, which may also require:
The Cancer and Blood Center is an active member of NCORP-KC, a National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program. As members, the clinic has access to clinical trials offering cutting edge treatment and latest advances in cancer care. Dr. Young is the center's lead investigator.
The medical oncologists and hematologists at the Cancer and Blood Center provide excellent state-of-the-art cancer care in a warm, safe and relaxed environment. They are dedicated to ensuring patients understand their disease and optional treatments available, including the latest investigational research. Time spent listening to the patient is a valuable service that we believe is just as important as the patient's history, values, and priorities, in order to provide the quality course of treatment. Good communication is at the core of good care. Whether you have been newly diagnosed with cancer or a blood problem, or you are seeking a second opinion, we are here to help. If you would like to make an appointment, please call 913.730.1100. Your time is our time. We are in the fight with you, serving the health and care you deserve.