Lung Cancer Treatment Information for Residents of West Palm Beach, FL
Many people in the West Palm Beach, Florida, area who have been diagnosed with lung cancer choose to be treated at Moffitt Cancer Center. Located in Tampa, Moffitt is a global leader in lung cancer research and treatment. Under one roof, patients within our Thoracic Oncology Program have access to imaging specialists, medical oncologists, pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, radiation oncologists and other experts who focus exclusively on treating lung malignancies.
In addition to our comprehensive approach to lung cancer treatment, Moffitt patients can find assurance in our:
- Experience – Our specialists have a high level of experience treating even the rarest and most complex malignancies. For example, we regularly treat patients with small cell lung cancers.
- Advanced therapies and procedures – Moffitt offers the latest advances in lung cancer treatment to achieve a better outcome and quality of life for each of our patients. In a single location, we offer chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, radio frequency ablation, photodynamic therapy, surgical treatments and more.
- Clinical trials and research initiatives – Moffitt spearheads robust research initiatives and clinical trials, allowing our patients to experience the latest breakthroughs in lung cancer treatment. As evidence of our commitment to furthering cancer research, Moffitt is the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida.
Our lung cancer program isn’t focused solely on clinical treatment, however. Our professionals also strive to eliminate as many stressors as possible for patients traveling to Moffitt from West Palm Beach, FL, and cities throughout the country. This is why we’ve partnered with nearby hotels to offer discounted rates and complimentary shuttle service to our out-of-town patients. Our team also includes supportive care professionals – including dietitians, social workers, counselors and yoga instructors – who help patients cope with the challenges of a lung cancer diagnosis in the same building in which they receive treatment.
If you live in West Palm Beach, FL, and would like to consult with a Moffitt oncologist specializing in lung cancer, call 1-888-MOFFITT or submit a new patient registration form. Referrals are not required to visit Moffitt.