If you are diagnosed with cancer, you will go to great lengths to beat it. And so do we at the Center for Cancer Care & Research.
Fighting cancer is what we are all about. With experienced physicians youve known and trusted for years. Right in your community, not miles away.
In this issue of Health Scene, you'll find articles on our innovative clinical trial program, our comprehensive physician-led roundtables, and a generous amount of sound medical advice regarding cancer prevention.
All of us at the Center for Cancer Care & Research have remained committed to investing in the finest technologies, exploring the most promising treatment breakthroughs, and offering the personalized, compassionate care that our remarkable patients so richly deserve.
The Center for Cancer Care & Research. Fighting for your life with the best care available.
Doctors from two of the areas most respected medical groups, Watson Clinic LLP and
Clark & Daughtrey Medical Group, P.A., along with several esteemed independent physicians have come together to build and operate the Center for Cancer Care & Research.
Fighting Cancer has it Awards
What's the Gold Standard in cancer care? A nationally recognized accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. What does this mean for our cancer patients? Experienced doctors. Newer technology. Leading treatments. Cutting-edge research. Learn More.
Inside the Center for Cancer Care & Research (video)
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Winning:Fighting the battle against cancer takes teamwork.
The Center for Cancer Care & Researchs team consists of Watson Clinic, Clark & Daughtrey Medical Group and independent physiciansunited in the fight against cancer:
Our talented and dedicated cancer specialists are committed to working with your physician to assure you the best care and highest quality treatment with the sole purpose to ensure a comforted patient and an overall healthier community.
The Center is the area's only physician-driven cancer center, meaning that doctors - not administrators - are responsible for all patient care issues.
Additionally, to strengthen our services, provide specialized treatment and access to the most advanced clinical trials, we have formed an affiliation with the world-renowned H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, bringing a new dimension of cancer care to Polk County.
Inside the Arts in Medicine program (video)
The Arts in Medicine Program (AIM), brought to you by the Watson Clinic Foundation, is a group of volunteers comprised of musicians, artist, writers, performers and educators coming together to use their talents to benefit the patients, families and staff of the Center for Cancer Care and Research. Activities can be found in the lobbies, waiting rooms, Chemotherapy and Radiation rooms. Activities include:
View the monthly AIM program calendar. To request more information, schedule an AIM services or to volunteer please contact Arts in Medicine Coordinator, Julie Boon MM, MT-BC.
Watson Clinic installed a new linear accelerator, called a
Trilogy Stereotactic System, at the Center for Cancer Care & Research on August 8, 2009. This 5000-pound addition is widely described as the most precise and powerful cancer treatment technology in the world. Learn more.