Every cancer is different. That's why you aren't just treated by one doctor at the Wellmont Cancer Institute.
Our innovative approach to cancer treatment brings together multiple board-certified physician specialists and other experts – a certified genetic counselor, registered dietitian and clinical trial coordinator, to name just a few – to design a customized plan for each patient.
This way, we can ensure you're treated using the same high standards of care and up-to-date technologies – based on the best evidence available – you'd find at large cancer treatment centers across the nation.
In addition to our team-driven model of care, we offer many distinct benefits. Here are some of the reasons we diagnose and treat more cancers than any other provider in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
Learn more about why you don't have to look further for superior cancer care.
From diagnostic services to help identify and pinpoint cancers to some of the most advanced treatment options anywhere, the cancer institute is equipped with the tools to help you fight cancer and win.
Learn more about our full range of services
The four most common cancers – lung, colon, prostate and breast – make up half of all cases in the U.S.
At the cancer institute, we have extensive experience treating these any many other types of cancers, including:
Learn more about other cancers we treat
If you're looking for more information or have questions about the Wellmont Cancer Institute, please contact us or speak to your primary care provider.
If you have questions or would like more information about Wellmont’s cancer care services, please let us know.
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5/19/15 - The Wellmont Cancer Institute recently became the first in the region to offer TrueBeam STx with Brainlab with its installation in the J.D. and Lorraine Nicewonder Cancer Center at Bristol Regional Medical Center. TrueBeam complements other technology, such as CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System, to bring a full suite of treatment options to cancer institute patients.
4/13/15 - As fans flock to Bristol Motor Speedway to enjoy the festive atmosphere of the upcoming Food City Family Race Night, the Wellmont Cancer Institute wants to ensure they have an opportunity to check on the status of their health. The cancer institute will offer its fourth annual free mouth, throat and neck cancer screenings on Friday, April 17.
4/10/15 - A cancer diagnosis can unleash a tidal wave of emotions and leave a patient concerned about the future in so many aspects of his or her life, including the major financial implications for someone who faces treatment to restore him or her to health. A local church understands that potential impact and is hosting a special event to raise funds to help patients who might be struggling to pay for basic necessities.
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