A full spectrum of multiple myeloma treatment and supportive care services is available to residents of Fort Myers, Florida, at Moffitt Cancer Center in nearby Tampa. Our Malignant Hematology Program has one of the highest patient volumes in the country, and features a multispecialty team that focuses exclusively on hematologic diseases. The myeloma division of our program sees hundreds of new patients every year thanks to our leading-edge therapies, individualized treatment plans and the world-renowned expertise of our specialists.
Specifically, here are a few factors that make Moffitt the ideal choice for multiple myeloma treatment:
- In a single location, Moffitt patients have access to medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, orthopedic specialists, hematopathologists, bone marrow transplant specialists, radiologists and other experts who focus exclusively on myeloma.
- Moffitt’s tumor board collaboratively discusses and develops treatment plans based on each patient’s specific diagnosis and needs.
- Moffitt spearheads a robust clinical trial program, where eligible patients have the opportunity to receive the latest breakthroughs in multiple myeloma treatment before they are made available elsewhere. Because of our ambitious approach to improving treatment, the National Cancer Institute has designated us a Comprehensive Cancer Center.
- Moffitt is a founding member of the Bone Marrow Failure Disease Consortium, which has established an expansive national database to evaluate the biology of bone marrow disorders and facilitate evidence-based discoveries.
Furthermore, we understand that traveling to and from Fort Myers, FL, to receive treatment at Moffitt could quickly become a hassle. That’s why we have partnered with reputable hotels near our cancer center to offer discounted rates to out-of-town patients and their families. These hotels are hygienic, accommodating and committed to providing a healthy environment for healing and relaxation.
Whether you suspect you may have multiple myeloma or have recently been diagnosed and want a second opinion, you can turn to Moffitt for the services you need. We accept patients from Fort Myers, FL, and throughout the country with or without referrals. To schedule a consultation at Moffitt, call 1-888-663-3488 or submit a new patient registration form online.