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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 Lapeer Region


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Karmanos Lapeer Region

The 21,000 square foot freestanding Cancer Center has been built on a nature area and promotes a holistic environment. The Center provides state-of-the-art outpatient cancer treatment and offers both radiation oncology and chemotherapy. At McLaren Lapeer Region, we are committed to leading the way to better health for our community, says Buxton. The Cancer Center will change the way that patients and their loved ones, face cancer and the treatment of this devastating disease. Patients will not only benefit from the latest advances in cancer care, but will be able to stay close to home while receiving their treatment.

Cancer is the second leading cause of death in Lapeer County. Working with the Karmanos Cancer Institute, with support of cancer research nurses in the Center, patients have access to the latest in cancer research protocols from around the US and the world, providing access to the latest in cancer treatment discoveries. Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Lapeer Region offers the very best, most comprehensive cancer care, available anywhere, using the same protocols and procedures as any National Cancer Institute designated center.