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McLaren Imaging Center earns designation as Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
The McLaren Imaging Center became the first center in the mid-Michigan to earn designation as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
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Ever Living Tree Gifts at Work: A Source of Hope for Those with Cancer
On her birthday in 2016, Camelita Rice received one of the biggest surprises of her life - she was diagnosed with breast cancer. As a single mom helping her daughter get ready for her senior year of high school, Camelita was not prepared for this news or the events in the coming weeks and months.
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Life After Cancer: Moving Forward with Art Therapy
"When one of those images is destroyed, we grieve its loss. We can never get it back again. Art Therapy uses this grief/loss period to create a new painting based on new realities.”

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 Flint

We are a nonprofit, comprehensive cancer treatment facility located on the extended campus of McLaren Flint in Michigan. Here, skilled cancer specialists, including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists coordinate an individual care plan to provide the best treatment using evidence -based practices and sophisticated therapies. Our program holds several accreditations for quality and patient safety.

Focusing on patient needs also means addressing the non-clinical care that can aid one's care and recovery. We have a well-coordinated team to assist with specific emotional and financial needs. Cancer patients and their caregivers are welcome to attend any of our free support groups and art therapy offerings. At Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Flint, our focus is to be a valuable resource in the accurate diagnosis, treatment, and overall healing process for anyone facing cancer.

For those traveling to Flint to receive care, our new Hospitality House offers a "home away from home" for patients and family members undergoing services through McLaren Flint. It is specially designed to provide a convenient, comfortable and low cost housing option for patients undergoing cancer treatment.