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Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncology treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation, medication or surgery. Oncologists can specialize in one of three fields of oncology: medical, radiation or surgery.


Cancer care specialists in Lake City

Together, with Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare, we connect patients to a range of resources from our global cancer network.

Our specialists at HCA Florida Lake City Hospital Cancer Center are dedicated to providing high-quality patient care in a comfortable environment, making every effort to meet the needs of our patients and their families. Our oncologists offer comprehensive cancer care services to patients in Columbia, Hamilton and Suwannee counties. Our team provides diagnostic services and cancer treatments for various cancer types.

Cancers we treat

Our board-certified oncologists diagnose and treat various cancers, including:

  • Breast cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Gynecologic cancer
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Skin cancer
  • Blood disorders

Our cancer center's services

Our team focuses on helping patients get an accurate, confirmed diagnosis and follow a treatment plan that works best for their condition.

Medical imaging

Our medical imaging services allow our doctors to promptly and efficiently evaluate and diagnose cancers. Additionally, we offer mammography services through our women's program to screen for breast cancer in its earlier stages. We also offer:

  • Computerized tomography simulation
  • Positron emission tomography simulation

Full-service cancer treatment

At our HCA Florida Lake City Hospital Cancer Center, we perform:

  • 3D cancer treatment planning
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast cancer treatments, including partial breast irradiation
  • Radiation oncology, including image-guided radiation therapy and intensity-modulated radiation therapy
  • Surgical therapies

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

HCA Florida Lake City Hospital is part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare.

About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

As part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare, our hospital provides comprehensive cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for people facing cancer in our communities. From diagnosis to treatment and survivorship care, our oncology expertise ensures you have access to locally trusted care with the support of a globally recognized network.

askSARAH helpline

Have cancer questions? We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially trained nurses are available 24/7, and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at (844) 482-4812 or chat online at askSARAH.

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