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Novant Health Cancer Institute

The Derrick L. Davis Forsyth Regional Cancer Center is your best choice for cancer care. Every year we diagnose nearly 3,000 cancer cases making us one of the leading cancer centers in North Carolina. We're dedicated to providing complete and effective cancer care by providing the latest technology and access to more than 100 national research trials. Our caring and personal environment, along with our technological advancements allow us to treat both common and rare cancers with the same focus--on the patient and his or her unique situation. We offer a variety of prevention and support programs for patients, survivors and families.

Contact Info

3333 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
United States


Phone (336) 718-7000
https://www.novanthealth.org/forsyth-medical-center.aspx





Network Members

Forsyth Medical Center
3333 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston Salem, NC
www.novanthealth.org


Medical Park Hospital
1950 South Hawthorne Road
Winston-Salem, NC
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Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center
8201 Healthcare Loop
Charlotte, NC
https://www.novanthealth.org/mint-hill-medical-center.aspx


Novant Health Rowan Medical Center
612 Mocksville Avenue
Salisbury, NC
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Presbyterian Hospital
200 Hawthorne Lane
Charlotte, NC
www.presbyterian.org


Thomasville Medical Center
207 Old Lexington Road
Thomasville, NC
www.thomasvillemedicalcenter.org


Commission on Cancer Accredited Program

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
  • Fluorescence Bronchoscopy
  • 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
  • Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) (by referral)
  • Positron Emission Mammography (PEM) (by referral)
  • Echocardiography
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy

Radiation Oncology Services

  • Brachytherapy - High Dose Rate (HDR)
  • Electron Beam
  • External Beam Radiation Therapy
  • Radiosurgery to treat brain tumors
  • Robotic radiosurgery system (by referral)
  • Hyperthermia (by referral)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Proton Beam (by referral)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Brachytherapy - Low Dose Rate (LDR)
  • Computerized Treatment Planning
  • HDR Radiation Therapy System
  • Linear Accelerator
  • Systemic Radioisotopes
  • Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT)

Systemic Therapy Services

  • Infusion Center with Chemotherapy
  • Photodynamic Therapy (by referral)
  • Bone Marrow Transplant (by referral)
  • Chemoembolization
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Stem Cell Transplant (by referral)
  • TheraSphere/SIR-Sphere
  • Unsealed Source Radiotherapy (by referral)

Clinical Trial Information Available to Patients

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

Psychosocial and Supportive Services

  • Caregiver and Family Counseling
  • Case Management and/or Patient Navigation
  • Child Life Program (by referral)
  • Community Resource Coordination (e.g. transportation, financial resources)
  • Hospice
  • Lodging Assistance
  • Patient Resource Center or Library
  • Pastoral Care
  • Pet Therapy
  • Psycho-Education to Enhance Coping Skills
  • Adjustment to Illness Counseling
  • Advanced Care Planning
  • Art Therapy (by referral)
  • Bio-Psychosocial Assessment
  • Complementary Medicine Program
  • Facilitation of Patient/Family, Provider Communication
  • Fertility Counseling
  • Home Care Program
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Consult
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Music Therapy (by referral)
  • Outpatient Psychiatric Care
  • Pain and Palliative Care Program
  • Sexuality Counseling
  • Support and Education Related to Parenting through Cancer
  • Survivorship Program
  • Wellness Program

Support Groups

  • Caregiver Support Group
  • Family/Children Support Group
  • General Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Loss/Bereavement Support Group (by referral)
  • Young Adult Support Group (by referral)
  • Colorectal Cancer Support Group

Rehabilitation Services

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

Surgical Procedures

  • Ultrasonic Surgical Aspiration
  • Limb Perfusion
  • Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (by referral)
  • Robotic Assisted Procedures
  • Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (by referral)
  • 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

  • Nutritional Dietary Education Program
  • Smoking Cessation Program
  • Skin Cancer Awareness Program
  • Exercise Program
  • Weight Control Program

Screening and Early Detection Programs

  • Mammography
  • Pap Test
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test
  • Oral Exam (by referral)
  • PSA Blood Test
  • Skin Exam
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Reduced Cost Mammography
  • Testes Exam (by referral)
  • Digital Mammography
  • Breast MRI
  • Risk Assessment for Breast Cancer
  • Reduced Cost Cervical Cancer Testing
  • Cervical Cancer Testing
  • Liquid-based Pap Test
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • CT Colonography (virtual colonoscopy)
  • Double-Contrast Barium Enema
  • Fecal Immunochemical Test
  • Stool DNA (by referral)
  • Prostate Screening
  • Digital Rectal Exam
  • Thyroid Exam (by referral)
  • Lymph Node Exam (by referral)
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening (by referral)
  • Clinical Breast Exam
  • Human Papilloma Virus Test

American Cancer Society Services

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

Nutrition Services

  • Screenings or assessments for nutrition-related concerns
  • Nutritional counseling and education
  • Cooking classes and seminars
  • Registered dieticians that specialize in working with cancer patients