Hematology & Oncology
Lake Cumberland Hematology and Oncology is committed to providing high-quality patient care with the utmost concern for patient comfort and convenience. We offer a comprehensive range of personalized options and services to treat cancer and blood disorders such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and hormone therapy.
Oncologists and hematologists work together to ensure a comprehensive approach to treatment for each patient. Our physicians partner with patients and their families, in conjunction with other cancer specialists and oncology nurses as needed, to determine individualized treatment plans that will best meet our patients' needs.
With an unwavering commitment to excellence and quality care, our highly skilled team of oncology and hematology experts keeps pace with new treatment therapies and advancements. We offer comprehensive treatment all under one roof, so that patients can receive the care they need close to home. We take the time to get to know each person and family and understand their unique needs – treatment is targeted for the individual patient to ensure the best possible outcome.
Hematology & Oncology Providers
What is a hematologist-oncologist?
A hematologist-oncologist is a physician trained in hematology (the study of blood) and oncology (the study of cancer). He or she specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and/or prevention of disorders and cancers that affect the blood, bone marrow and the immunologic, hemostatic (controls bleeding) and vascular systems, such as:
- Iron-deficiency anemia
- Sickle-cell disease
What do hematologists-oncologists do?
These physicians specialize in treating blood cancers, such as Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphomas, leukemias and multiple myelomas. A hematologist-oncologist may also specialize in the management of solid tumors.
Should you or a loved one be diagnosed with a blood disorder or blood cancer, know that specialized care is at hand. Lake Cumberland Hematology and Oncology provides dedicated and comprehensive hematology in Pulaski County and surrounding counties. We work closely with a cancer care team devoted to you, which can include radiation-oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, pathologists and other specialists in areas such as infectious disease, pain medicine/management and psychology.