Expert Cancer Care Now in Caro

McLaren Caro Region Offers World-Class Cancer Care Close to Home for Residents of Tuscola County and Beyond

McLaren Caro Region welcomes Karmanos Cancer Institute's board-certified medical oncologist, Somdev Roy, MD, and oncology nurse practitioner, Katie Lange, FNP-BC.

Together, Dr. Roy and Lange create individualized plans for their patients with dynamic cancer treatment options.

Dr. Roy and Lange will be on-site at McLaren Caro Region every second and fourth Wednesday of the month for initial evaluations, follow-ups or re-evaluations and second opinions. Some infusion treatments may be available in Caro, our team will work with you to determine the best treatment plan.

With Karmanos Cancer Institute, patients receive access to a network of Karmanos Cancer Institute's multidisciplinary teams and the latest cancer-fighting care. Full-service infusion treatment rooms are available in Bay City and Bad Axe. Bay City is also home to a Radiation Oncology Center. Karmanos offers access to treatment options including proton therapy, gamma knife, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, variant linear accelerator, and more.

The latest cancer research, better treatment options, access to clinical trials, and advanced cancer care are made available to residents throughout Michigan's Thumb. "We are pleased to offer access to advanced level of cancer care to our patients," said Connie Koutouzos, president and CEO of McLaren Caro Region. "We are excited to offer cutting-edge cancer care to our community, preserving precious resources and time often required for patients when they seek treatment outside of the area.”

Karmanos Cancer Institute is one of only 51 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States.