High Quality Cancer Care Close to Home at the Lohano Center for Advanced Medicine
After receiving a cancer
diagnosis, it is normal to feel uncertain about
the future and overwhelmed by the numerous tests, medications, and procedure required
for your treatment. This is not something you need to go through alone,
and the compassionate oncology team of Daviess Community Hospital can
provide you with high quality cancer
care from our convenient, close-to-home
Prior to treatment, you may require surgery. DCH has the only Board-Certified
Surgical Oncologist in the area, Dr. Jack Rostas III.
At DCH, oncologist, Dr. Thomas Waits and our team of trained oncology nurses
go above and beyond to provide our patients with everything they need
to stay positive. They are by your side every step of the way with powerful
cancer-fighting drugs and innovative medications that reduce side effects
Dr. Waits is in the clinic on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
If you would like to learn more about our oncology services or schedule an
appointment, call us today at 812-254-8892.
Cancer Patient Navigator
A Cancer Patient Navigator acts as a personal guide educator, liaison and
advocate for the newly diagnosed cancer patient and their family. The
navigator works with patients and families to help them at many points
continuum. This may include education on the specific
questions, finding physicians, explaining the treatment and care options
available, and much more. There are many
outside the hospital that can act as useful additions to your cancer treatment,
and your navigator can guide you to them.
To contact our Cancer Patient Navigator, Sharon Mead, RN, please call
812.254.2760 ext. 1426