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Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

Annual Case Load

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center serves the largest county in the United States and is a medical/surgical facility. ARMC has been an ACOS Approved Cancer Program since 1937 and treats more than 900 new cases of cancer annually.

Contact Info

400 North Pepper Avenue
Colton, CA 92324-1801
United States


Phone (909) 580-1000
www.arrowheadmedcenter.org





Commission on Cancer

Available Services

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Radiation Oncology Services
  • Systemic Therapy Services
  • Clinical Trial Information Available to Patients
  • Psychosocial and Supportive Services
  • Support Groups
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Education Programs
  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs
  • Screening and Early Detection Programs
  • American Cancer Society Services
  • Nutrition Services
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Diagnostic Imaging

  • Digital Radiography for Mammography
  • Mammography
  • Magnetic Resonance (MR) Mammography
  • Ultrasound
  • Angiography
  • Computerized Axial Tomography Scan (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Positron Emission Tomography Scan (PET)
  • Stereotactic Guided Biopsy
  • Echocardiography
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy

Radiation Oncology Services

  • Brachytherapy - High Dose Rate (HDR)
  • Electron Beam
  • External Beam Radiation Therapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Computerized Treatment Planning
  • Linear Accelerator
  • Systemic Radioisotopes

Systemic Therapy Services

  • Infusion Center with Chemotherapy
  • Chemoembolization
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Plasmapheresis

Clinical Trial Information Available to Patients

  • Brochures/Pamphlets
  • Internet Access
  • Patient information packets
  • Research Coordinator/Nurse

Psychosocial and Supportive Services

  • Caregiver and Family Counseling
  • Case Management and/or Patient Navigation
  • Community Resource Coordination (e.g. transportation, financial resources)
  • Hospice (by referral)
  • Patient Resource Center or Library
  • Pastoral Care
  • Pet Therapy
  • Adjustment to Illness Counseling
  • Advanced Care Planning
  • Bio-Psychosocial Assessment
  • Facilitation of Patient/Family, Provider Communication
  • Home Care Program
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Consult
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Outpatient Psychiatric Care
  • Pain and Palliative Care Program
  • Wellness Program

Support Groups

  • Caregiver Support Group (by referral)
  • Family/Children Support Group (by referral)
  • General Cancer Support Group
  • Loss/Bereavement Support Group (by referral)
  • Lung Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Prostate Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Colorectal Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Other Site-Specific Support Group (by referral)

Rehabilitation Services

  • Lymphedema Program (by referral)
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Prosthetic Services
  • Speech and language pathology
  • Stomal Services/Wound Care Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy

Surgical Procedures

  • Ultrasonic Surgical Aspiration
  • Cryosurgery
  • Microwave Ablation
  • Catheter based Partial Breast Irradiation (ex: Mammosite)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Education Programs

  • Breast
  • Cervix
  • Colorectal
  • Lung
  • Prostate
  • Skin
  • General Cancer

Healthy Lifestyle Programs

  • Smoking Cessation Program

Screening and Early Detection Programs

  • Mammography
  • Pap Test
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test
  • Oral Exam
  • PSA Blood Test
  • Skin Exam
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Reduced Cost Mammography
  • Digital Mammography
  • Breast MRI
  • Risk Assessment for Breast Cancer
  • Reduced Cost Cervical Cancer Testing
  • Cervical Cancer Testing
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Double-Contrast Barium Enema
  • Prostate Screening
  • Digital Rectal Exam
  • Clinical Breast Exam
  • Human Papilloma Virus Test

American Cancer Society Services

  • Transportation Services (by referral)
  • Cancer Resource Center (by referral)
  • I Can Cope (by referral)
  • Look Good... Feel Better
  • Patient Navigator Program
  • Reach to Recovery - Breast Cancer (by referral)
  • Road to Recovery (by referral)

Nutrition Services

  • Screenings or assessments for nutrition-related concerns
  • Nutritional counseling and education