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We understand how overwhelming a cancer diagnosis can be. Our physicians and staff are here to help you navigate through the entire spectrum of care. Learn more here.
As a comprehensive cancer center, West Cancer Center offers a complete complement of services designed to address all aspects of your care, equipping you with the best medical resources to stay healthy. For a complete list of our medical specialties, please click here.
We know that cancer care is much more than just your treatment. As our patient, you have access to comprehensive and individualized wellness and support resources from diagnosis all the way through survivorship. For a complete list of our Supportive Services, please click here.
A leader in cancer research, West Cancer Center has a long standing commitment to advancing science in order to improve the lives of our patients. As our patient, you will obtain early access to new therapies and the opportunity to participate in unique clinical trials.Learn more
A diagnosis of cancer can be a shock, making you feel out of control and overwhelmed. Getting informed can help alleviate these feelings. Click here to learn more about your diagnosis and treatment options available here at West Cancer Center.
The University of Tennessee/West Institute for Cancer Research invites all metastatic breast cancer patients and their loved ones to celebrate the recent proclamation of July’s dedication to Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness in the state of Tennessee. Please join us in an evening of discussion, encouragement, and fellowship amongst patients, loved ones, and medical experts.
Our agenda includes recognition of the Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness proclamation, stories from patients, and an open Q&A session with our audience and West Cancer Center metastatic breast experts.
Our panelists include medical experts:
– Lee Schwartzberg, MD Executive Director, West Cancer Center Chief, Division of Hematology, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Gregory Vidal, MD Medical Oncologist, West Cancer Center Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
– Gregory Vidal, MD Medical Oncologist, West Cancer Center Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
For more information or further assistance, please contact [email protected]Read More
This event is reserved for event sponsorship and West Warriors and is invitation only. For more information about our partners or to become a partner please visit our partners page. To become a West Warrior, register and raise at least $500 individually before August 1st to claim your invitation for two! For fundraising resources to help you get started click HERE.Read More
Saturday, September 15
Shelby Farms Park Memphis, Tennessee
With a full suite of fitness activities including three different cycling distances, a 5K run and a 1 mile walk and culminating with post-race festivities in Celebration Village, West FIGHT ON is an experience unlike any other. Celebration Village hosts vendors, sponsors, kids’ activities, brunch, entertainment, and touching tributes to honor and remember those affected by cancer.Read More
West Cancer Center’s Executive Director, Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP presented key findings from a phase III study at the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) Annual meeting held in Vienna, Austria, June 28-30. He was lead investigator for the study titled “Eflapegrastim is Safe and Effective in Reducing Severe Neutropenia in Patients Receiving […]Read More
We are very proud of the recent article by W. Clay Jackson, MD, DipTh, one of our Palliative Care Physicians, in the Pain Practitioner Summer 2018 issue. A Treatment Choice – a patient’s perspective.Read More
Check out the recent Local Memphis Top Story interview with Dr. Pallera on newly released findings about treatment for early stage breast cancer! For the full TV interview, please Click Here. “This study, which never would have happened without federal funding for cancer research, will transform care immediately, and for the better. These […]Read More