Facing a diagnosis of cancer is a life-altering and often overwhelming challenge. Our medical oncologists provide comprehensive, patient-centered cancer care. We have a diverse, dedicated, multilingual staff whose priority is to provide the highest quality innovative care to patients with cancer of all types.
Expertise in Cancer Care
Our medical oncologists offer the latest diagnostic and therapeutic options to develop a treatment plan for the full spectrum of cancers.
They provide personalized care based on the latest advancements in the field of oncology. Our experts work with radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, surgical specialists, oncology nurses and other professionals to establish a multidisciplinary team to address all aspects of care rendered to patients with a cancer diagnosis.
Our medical oncologists have access to the latest innovative treatments, including clinical trials, which can be delivered to the patient in a comfortable environment close to home.
Our specialists assess the patient’s specific cancer with respect to type, location, stage and extent of disease utilizing state-of-the-art technology. The individual’s medical condition is also evaluated so a very personalized treatment plan is developed, tailored to the patient.
Therapies are administered with the goal of achieving the maximum response with the least amount of toxicity.
Same-day appointments are available for newly diagnosed patients and our medical oncologists coordinate all aspects of care to provide a seamless process during a very stressful time.
Therapeutic Medicine Center
Our Therapeutic Medicine Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens is a state-of-the-art adult infusion center. With 2,200 square foot treatment space, the Center provides a patient-focused, relaxed, and peaceful environment for individuals receiving intravenous treatment for cancer, anemia, and other medical conditions. We have the capacity to administer treatment intravenously, by injection or orally. We offer:
- Infusion and hydration therapy
- Infusion of blood and blood products
As a patient, you will receive targeted, individualized chemotherapy treatment from highly trained, compassionate professionals, including board-certified physicians, specialty trained mid-level practitioners, and oncology-certified nurses. For your convenience, access to in-house blood testing and an on-site retail pharmacy is also available.
Support for You and Your Family
As a patient at NYP Queens you have access to extensive resources that will help you and your family treat the cancer you were diagnosed with. Our team of experts are fully committed to providing the best care available, utilizing all recent advances and providing support from diagnosis to a lifetime of monitoring once the prescribed treatment plan is complete.