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McLaren Greater Lansing’s Tumor Board Provides Tailored Cancer Treatment Plan

According to the American Cancer Society in the US alone more than 600,000 estimated cancer deaths will occur in 2017. Virtually everyone has been affected by the disease or knows someone who has.

To combat these numbers, McLaren Greater Lansing has been holding cancer conferences, or tumor boards, for the past 20 years; improving the care of patients by providing a multidisciplinary team approach to treating cancer.  

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National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
McLaren Greater Lansing's Breast Care Center is the first and longest running mid-Michigan hospital to receive national accreditation for its breast care program by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) from the American College of Surgeons.
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Local Breast Care Center Offers Advanced Care in Personal Setting
Being diagnosed with breast cancer is life changing. It is critical patients have compassionate clinical partners and a support system to battle the cancer and adopt a survivorship lifestyle once they beat cancer. Knowing that a hospital in the community offers state-of-the-art treatments and has adopted national standards of care for breast cancer therapies can reassure breast cancer patients.
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Five Ways To Support a Loved One Battling Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women according to the American Cancer Society. Chances are you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer. 

Cancer Care

At McLaren Health Care and our cancer centers, Karmanos Cancer Institute, we understand that making your way through a cancer diagnosis can be a stressful and scary time. That’s why we pride ourselves on being one of the best cancer treatment systems in the entire country.

At Karmanos Cancer Institute, we are always a step ahead by staying continually committed to groundbreaking original cancer research and treatments. We can confidently say that we are among the first to offer many up-to-date and advanced cancer treatment options, so you can be confident in knowing that you’ll receive the very best in cutting-edge care.

Cancer is a complex disease that demands complex care. Karmanos Cancer Institute provides all our patients with carefully constructed and dynamic treatments focused on the person’s specific cancer diagnosis and individual needs. We listen to our patients in a respectful, caring, and compassionate manner, so that we are sure to understand all emotional and practical concerns that are held.

You are not just another patient at Karmanos Cancer Institute. You are you. You are unique. You are a fighter…and we’re on the same team.

Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing

There’s a place where the most advanced medicine meets unparalleled compassion. Where fighting cancer means holding your hand while navigating the most comprehensive care in Mid-Michigan from screenings to survivorship. A place where we’ll treat you. And treat you well.

There’s no need to look beyond Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing for your oncology care needs. We provide the most sophisticated treatments and technologies, right at your fingertips. And, you can rest assured that we will give patients the personalized, compassionate care they deserve.

While we are very focused on cancer and the cure, we never lose sight of what is most important—our patients. Our goal is not only to treat cancer, but to help patients sustain the quality of life they enjoyed before their diagnosis. Patients are part of an organization built on hope, vision, and belief in the power of the human spirit.

We offer comprehensive oncology care to patients with cancer, including advanced medical, radiological and surgical oncology services. Not only are our facilities equipped with state-of-the-art technologies, we’re proud to offer a talented team of cancer specialists and unprecedented partnerships with cutting-edge research universities and the leading cancer care research and provider network in the state, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute—one of only 47 National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States.

From screenings to survivorship, Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing is proud to provide expert, compassionate service along the entire spectrum of cancer care.

Patient Stories

It was over a period of two weeks – a mammogram and a biopsy -- that C.S. and his wife learned she had breast cancer.

Our patient story of Two Husbands Devastated by Wives Cancer
C.S.
McLaren Greater Lansing

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