• Wellmont Cancer Institute

    At the Wellmont Cancer Institute, we believe treatment should begin – and end – with hope. Because where there is hope, there is the strength to fight and the optimism to survive. With hope as its focus, the Wellmont Cancer Institute is committed to helping patients have the chance to live out their dreams long after cancer is only a distant memory.

    Integrated approach

    The Wellmont Cancer Institute offers an integrated approach to diagnosing and treating cancer. This philosophy gives patients in the Tri-Cities region access to a wide range of cancer-fighting resources.

    Unprecedented access

    The Wellmont Cancer Institute's expansive network for cancer diagnosis and treatment provides patients in the Tri-Cities region unprecedented access to high-quality cancer care close to home.

    • Three regional cancer centers  
    • Chemotherapy and infusion centers including the Jackie Leonard Infusion Center and Kingsport Hematology Oncology
    • Breast health and digital mammography centers
    • Outpatient cancer treatment locations
    • Telemedicine services
    • Community screenings

    Compassionate care

    Fighting and beating cancer involves more than expert care and exceptional facilities. The Wellmont Cancer Institute understands the importance of compassionate, holistic care for cancer. That's why the cancer institute focuses strongly on providing a healing environment for each and every patient.

    • Access to patient navigators for support and assistance
    • Active support groups and survivorship resources
    • Palliative care services to improve quality of life
    • A complete continuum of care throughout the cancer experience

    Cancer treatments and services

    The Wellmont Cancer Institute offers a wide range of state-of-the-art cancer treatments and services, from diagnostic services to help identify and pinpoint cancers to some of the most advanced treatment options in the region. The cancer institute's expert physicians and providers are equipped with the tools to help you fight cancer and win.

    • 64-Slice CT – or Computed Tomography
    • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System
    • Digital mammography at fully accredited breast centers
    • Magnetic Resonance Imaging – MRI
    • Navigational bronchoscopy

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  • The Virginian 6.6K

    The Virginian 6.6K Extra Mile Run

    Patients and caregivers go the extra mile every day when battling cancer, so The Virginian 6.6k Extra Mile Run is one mile longer than the traditional 5K run. Challenge yourself physically on Saturday, Sept. 27, while helping to raise funds for a great cause – cancer care. Sign up today.

  • Lending cancer care a helping hand

    Lending Cancer Care A Helping Hand
    From cancer and breast care centers to hospice and palliative care, the cancer institute is enhancing its services and spreading hope every day. Be part of that legacy by giving to help fight and beat cancer, once and for all.

    Donate To Cancer Care Now 

  • Search clinical trials

    Clinical Trials List

    Search the list of clinical trials available locally through the Wellmont Cancer Institute.

    Find A Clinical Trial 

  • Am I at risk for cancer?

    Learn About Your Risk For Cancer
    What are the risk factors for developing cancer? Could the cancer institute’s high-risk clinic help lower your risks? Learn about our high-risk services and the basic risk factors you should know.

    Get Started Now