Cancer Services in Sandusky, Ohio
Cancer – a word no one wants to hear. An increasing number of Americans are impacted by cancer every year, either directly or through a loved one. However, there is hope! Even though cancer is affecting more people, the advancements in treatment against cancer have allowed us to help people live longer with a better quality of life.
In 2019, the number of adults and children with a history of invasive cancer alive in the United States was more than 16.9 million. Whether you or someone you know has recently been diagnosed with cancer, the medical team at the University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center at Firelands Regional Medical Center is here for you with cancer services in Sandusky.
Cancers We Treat
Every person’s cancer diagnosis is different and requires varied diagnostic screenings and a unique treatment plan. Our cancer services in Sandusky, Ohio enable the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of a broad range of cancer conditions, including:
- Blood disorders
- Central nervous system
- Coagulation disorders
- Diseases affecting bone marrow and anemias
- Head and neck
Cancer Treatment Services
A cancer diagnosis such as esophageal cancer or breast cancer may be a physical diagnosis, but it can impact your mind, body and soul. We believe quality cancer care is more than just physical treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation or access to clinical trials, which is why we offer support and services for the entire cancer journey.
Among cancer centers in Ohio, the partnership of Firelands Regional Medical Center and University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center brings you and your loved ones the highest quality cancer services in Sandusky under one roof, and close to home. At the beginning of your cancer journey with us, we provide a complete array of diagnostic tests to accurately locate and stage the type of cancer, for example, esophageal cancer or thyroid cancer. Next, our cancer specialists examine the results and develop a customized treatment plan in accordance with best-of standard of care practices. From there, you can begin treatment in a timeline that works for you – if you need to take time to evaluate your treatment options, we understand and are here to answer any questions or concerns you may have. When you’re ready, our team can start your treatment plan.
The goal of our cancer services in Sandusky is to ensure your patient experience at University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center at Firelands Regional Medical Center brings you:
- Ongoing strength...in knowing your physician has a close working relationship with a team of renowned cancer sub-specialists at a major academic hospital.
- More confidence...in knowing your treatment follows the protocols of the nationally recognized University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, now available just a short drive from home.
- New opportunities...to receive promising new treatments before they become widely available as standard therapies.
- Renewed hope...that our comprehensive cancer program will provide you with the treatment and added resources to heal body, mind, and soul.
Your Expert Cancer Care Team, Fighting for You
The certifications and experience of the University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center staff at Firelands Regional Medical Center far exceeds what other cancer centers in Ohio have to offer:
- Our oncologists are Board-certified in their respective fields
- Our nurses are oncology certified (within their first year of employment)
- Our radiation therapists are certified as Registered Radiation Therapists
- Our Cancer Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and the American College of Radiology
Don’t Take Our Word for It – Trust Real Cancer Patient Testimonials
"Dr. Tim Adamowicz and staff are great! They have made me feel very welcomed and truly care for all patient needs."
"We are so fortunate to have excellent health care locally and I hope to never have to go elsewhere."
“They made a horrible time in my life seem not so bad. I felt safe and sure of my care.”
“It is like everything with Firelands - 100% top notch. The best medical center I have ever seen.”
“It's such a comfort to have a phone number to call 24/7 and to know that someone will always respond to my slightest concern.”
“Wonderful staff, always helpful, always quick to respond to any concerns or phone calls.”
“Everyone was very nice, helpful and informative.”
“Great caring people!”
“It was made as easy as possible.”
“Always a good experience.”
“Nurses were the best!”
“The staff at the cancer center are great. I recommend it to everyone.”
“Very hard working and professional staff.”
“Very well organized! Thank you!”
“In and out very quickly- very satisfied.”
“Excellent staff in the chemo infusion department.”
“Everyone was very professional! Thank you!”
“I had no complaints and no pain.”
“The staff is very respectful and courteous.”
"Very understanding, caring, and sweet. Couldn't have had any better care."