Cancer

We stand apart from the rest

University Health Care System offers a unique approach to caring for the person with cancer in the Augusta area. Accredited by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer, our cancer services is here to deliver quality care in collaboration with the area's surgeons, oncologists, radiologists and pathologists. What sets us apart is our staff of highly trained individuals to support you through the cancer process. Whether you are being worked up for a possible cancer diagnosis, newly diagnosed, or several years into your journey, we are here to support you.

What University Cancer Services offers

  • A multi-specialty team approach to coordinate with your cancer care teams, ensuring the best cancer care
  • Highly trained surgeons
  • Nurse navigators for our breast and GI cancer populations
  • Nationally accredited breast cancer program
  • Magnolia's Boutique that specializes in wig fittings and bra prosthesis
  • Oncology social worker to help with the non-physical aspects of a cancer diagnosis
  • Certified Genetic Counselors to aide in determining surgical decisions and plan of care
  • Support groups to connect with other people going through a cancer diagnosis
  • Access to a survivorship care plan for those with a breast or GI cancer diagnosis
  • Inpatient oncology unit staffed with certified oncology nurses
  • Women's Wellness on Wheels mobile unit 
  • Access to cancer-related information, education and support
  • A comprehensive cancer registry that collects vital data
  • Lymphedema program

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Find more information about our cancer care services anytime on this site or by calling 706-774-4141.