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Cancer Care

At HCA Virginia, we have more experience in cancer care than any other healthcare system in Central Virginia. With more specialists and oncologists near Richmond, dedicated oncology facilities and advanced technologies, we offer you unmatched cancer care.

In addition to oncologists and oncology surgeons, our cancer care team at HCA Virginia involves a wide range of skilled medical professionals trained and focused on cancer care. Our team includes:

Many members of our compassionate and highly trained nursing staff pursue advanced education in oncology and the specialized training required to become oncology certified nurses (OCNs).

Your First Choice for Cancer Care

More cancer patients trust HCA Virginia for their care than any other health system in the region for these reasons. We offer:

  • The largest multidisciplinary cancer care team in Virginia, which gives you access to the best medical minds from a wide range of medical fields.
  • Award-winning cancer facilities, including The Cancer Center at Henrico Doctors' Hospital and Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital at Johnston-Willis Hospital.
  • Nurse navigators with specific cancer specialties (breast, lung, colorectal, brain, liver and others) who guide you and your family every step of the way, from cancer detection to survivorship.
  • The only community health system with clinics dedicated to particular types of cancer, including brain, breast, colorectal, gynecologic, lung and thoracic, pancreatic/liver/gallbladder, prostate and genitourinary and skin.
  • Accreditation by the American College of Surgeons as comprehensive Community Cancer Programs.
  • Recognition by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) for advanced diagnostic tests, expedient results and diagnosis and immediate connection to our breast multidisciplinary team and clinics.
  • Accreditation as centers of excellence by the American College of Radiology.
  • Recognition by the Joint Commission for the Management of Brain Tumors.
  • Clinical trials and research across a wide spectrum of cancers.

Cancer services

Our comprehensive and thorough approach to cancer care includes our investment in the latest and best cancer care technology for improved diagnosis and shortened treatment times with better outcomes.

Explore our cancer care services:

Survivorship program

With the individualized assistance of our nurse navigators, you can get back to your life, your work and your family by learning to adapt to changes in your energy level and stamina, nutrition, medications and the potential for lymphedema or swelling and fluid retention. Classes, support groups, educational resources and survivor events all help restore your quality of life.

Members of your care team work together to help you succeed in developing a plan for your ongoing healthcare. Whether your life returns to the way it was before your cancer diagnosis and treatment or if you're facing a new normal that encompasses concerns about your physical and emotional health or finances, planning for your future helps you move forward productively.

Contact our cancer care network

Call (804) HCA-CARE or (804) 422-2273 to access our cancer-dedicated patient/doctor referral line or to schedule appointments for screenings or other cancer care services. You will connect immediately with advanced practice nurse navigators certified in oncology who have years of experience guiding families through diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship.

See our cancer care services offered at our locations

Chippenham Hospital, a campus of CJW Medical Center, is the only Level II trauma center in the city of Richmond. Our 466-bed hospital provides elite cardiovascular care at Levinson Heart Institute. We also offer a dedicated pediatric emergency room (ER), a center for surgical innovation and Tucker Pavilion, which has provided behavioral health services to Central Virginia for more than a century.

Our cancer care services include access to full range of oncology services in coordination with the Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital at Johnston-Willis Hospital.

Learn more about Chippenham Hospital’s awards and accreditations.

Henrico Doctors' Hospital is a 340-bed acute-care hospital offering advanced medical technology in a community hospital setting. We are one of the nation's most honored community hospitals, delivering innovative healthcare solutions through the region's leading doctors and technology.

Our cancer care services include:

  • Multidisciplinary team clinics and treatment planning
  • Cancer expedient evaluation clinic
  • Oncology nurse navigators
  • Lung cancer center
  • Genetic screening and education (breast, ovarian, colorectal and endometrial)
  • Breast cancer comprehensive program
  • Oncology-certified nurses
  • Radiation therapy (brachytherapy, IMRT)
  • Mammosite and partial breast irradiation
  • Dedicated medical and surgical oncology units
  • Infusion services
  • National clinical trials
  • Support groups and community outreach

Additional Resources

John Randolph Medical Center, a 147-bed acute-care hospital, has provided Virginia’s residents of Hopewell, Colonial Heights, Petersburg and the surrounding area with high quality care in a family-oriented setting for more than 90 years. We combine personalized care with the sophisticated technology commonly found in larger hospitals.

Our cancer care services include:

  • Inpatient unit
  • Outpatient infusion
  • Oncology-certified nurses
  • Chemotherapy
  • Blood transfusion
  • Injections
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Multidisciplinary team approach to care
  • Inpatient hospice
  • Oncology nurse navigator
  • Chemotherapy/biotherapy
  • Blood products
  • Nutritional consults

Learn more about John Randolph Medical Center’s awards and accreditations.

Retreat Doctors' Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors' Hospital, is a full-service community hospital in Richmond, VA, that offers a unique blend of traditional acute-care services and progressive, specialty programs. Our comprehensive wound healing center has been accredited with distinction for hyperbaric oxygen service. With a special combination of technology and personalized service, we are committed to providing high quality care in a warm and caring environment. We are a designated Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) facility, indicating the highest commitment to the enhanced treatment and care of elderly patients.

Our cancer care services include:

  • Multidisciplinary care
  • Infusion center
  • Inpatient and outpatient chemotherapy
  • Mammography and colonoscopy screenings
  • Education program

Learn more about Retreat Doctors’ Hospital’s awards and accreditations.

Johnston-Willis Hospital, a campus of CJW Medical Center, is a 292-bed acute care hospital, Level III trauma center, and comprehensive stroke center. We have all private rooms and are known for both clinical excellence and specialty care. We are home to the award-winning Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital, as well as a neuroscience and Gamma Knife center.

Our cancer care services include:

  • Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital
  • Cancer survivorship services
  • Weekly multidisciplinary conferences for case review
  • National clinical trials
  • Development site for new technologies
  • Oncology nurse navigators
  • Mammosite partial breast radiation
  • Gamma Knife Perfexion
  • Trilogy stereotactic body radiosurgery
  • da Vinci robotic surgery system for lung, gynecological and GU cancers
  • Respiratory gating to track tumors during surgery
  • Outpatient infusion services with private bays
  • Hawthorne Cancer Resource and Education Center
  • Support groups
  • Dedicated oncology entrance, parking and valet services
  • Thoracic surgery and lung program partnership with Chippenham Hospital
  • Dietary and genetic counseling for cancer patients
  • Smoking cessation program
  • Cancer staging

Learn more about Johnston-Willis Hospital’s awards and accreditations.

Parham Doctors' Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors' Hospital, is located in the west end of Richmond. It is a leading acute-care hospital offering advanced medical technology in a community setting. Our campus is home to the orthopedic hospital, one of the most honored joint and spine programs in the state.

Our orthopedic and spine care services include:

  • Multidisciplinary care management
  • Oncology nurse navigators and advanced practice nurses
  • Lung cancer screening program
  • Inpatient and outpatient infusion services
  • National clinical trials

Learn more about Parham Doctors’ Hospital’s awards and accreditations.

Need help?

Call (804) HCA-CARE or (804) 422-2273 to access our cancer-dedicated patient/doctor referral line or to schedule appointments for screenings or other cancer care services.

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