Adult Hematology/Oncology Chemotherapy
Our board certified physicians provide state of the art care to patients with hematology and cancer diagnoses. Services are provided on an inpatient basis at University Hospital as well as on a consulting basis at Oswego Hospital and Oneida Healthcare. Outpatient services are provided at the Upstate Cancer Center in Syracuse, the Upstate Cancer Center at Oswego and the Upstate Cancer Center at Verona.
The Upstate Cancer Center is ranked in the top 20 percent of cancer care programs nationwide by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and it is the only program accredited by this organization in the 17-county area of central New York. Additionally, many of our Registered Nurses are certified in the specialty area of oncology (OCN).
Upstate Cancer Center treats 16,000 cancer patients each year and allows more coordinated care for patients and further opportunities for clinical trials and research.
The Upstate Cancer Center delivers true multidisciplinary care through its cancer programs. Patients receive the best opinion on managing their disease from a team of experts who consult together: surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and other specialists. This provides personalized treatment tailored to each patient's needs.