Midwest Cancer Care at Centerpoint Medical Center

Midwest Cancer Care at Centerpoint Medical Center

Centerpoint Medical Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeon's Commission on Cancer as a Community Hospital Cancer Program with commendation for exceeding national standards. Our facility offers comprehensive cancer care services, including a 36-bed medical-oncology unit, an outpatient oncology clinic and a Breast Center.

Our cancer team includes renowned physicians, Larry Rosen, MD, and Robert Talley, MD. We know your cancer, and how to prevent it, find it and treat it. What distinguishes our doctors, nurses and health professionals is our compassion and focus on providing a personalized treatment plan for each patient. We don't just see and treat “the cancer”, we see you.

Call (816) 698-8290, or visit Midwest Cancer Care to take a self-assessment or schedule a cancer screening

Midwest Cancer Care at Centerpoint Medical Center is known for excellence in:

We also treat other types of cancer, including:

Services provided by Midwest Cancer Care at Centerpoint Medical Center:

  • Access to radiation therapy and high dose radiation therapy services
  • Advanced and comprehensive treatment and management of oncology diseases
  • Breast Center, The Centerpoint
  • Chemotherapy treatments
  • Clinical trials and research
  • Financial counseling
  • Genetic risk evaluation
  • Hospice
  • Laboratory testing
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Pain management
  • Pastoral care
  • PET/CT and CT Scanning
  • Social service counseling
  • Treatment and management of hematological disorders

Referal to the Center for Integrative Therapy, whose services include:

  • Biofeedback
  • Exercise programs within our comprehensive Health & Fitness Center, including aquatic classes
  • Group therapy
  • Guided imagery
  • Integrative medicine
  • Massage therapy
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
  • Nutrition and cooking classes
  • Pain management
  • Strength assessment
  • Stress assessment
  • Stress management
  • Weight Loss Clinic

Breast Diagnostics and Imaging

The Breast Center at Centerpoint Medical Center provides some of the most advanced diagnostic procedures available for breast cancer. The center complements its digital mammography services with additional diagnostic procedures such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the breast and breast ultrasound – all to provide the most thorough evaluation possible of breast conditions. The Breast Center offers women access to innovative biopsy techniques, including less invasive stereotactic and image-guided procedures. And for peace of mind and comfort, Centerpoint Medical Center’s nurse navigator leads the patient through the entire process from initial diagnostic procedures through surgery, if needed, and into recovery. Our Breast Center is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).

Patient Stories

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