Meet Sarah Cannon. Our first name in cancer care is one you already trust.

Who is Sarah?

Sarah Cannon is the global cancer institute of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA).

We are proud to join the leading network of experts from Sarah Cannon to create a new era of collaborative cancer care in Richmond, consisting of an unrivaled team of trusted local physicians throughout HCA Virginia and global cancer resources unmatched by any single cancer center. Working together, we are redefining cancer care, so that each person facing cancer can fight the disease where they get their greatest strength, in their own community, with the support of friends and family nearby.

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors' Hospital

With Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, you have a team of cancer experts working together to provide you with the best treatment at the right time in your cancer journey. We have dedicated teams designed to meet your individual cancer care needs that include the following: specialized physicians, nurse navigators, oncology social workers and chaplains, dieticians, and rehabilitation specialists.

Together with Sarah Cannon, our team offers you integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies.

Our specialists have decades of experience in screening, diagnosing and treating cancers including, but not limited to:

  • Blood
  • Brain
  • Breast
  • Gastrointestinal cancer, including colorectal, esophageal, pancreatic, stomach and hepatobiliary
  • Gynecologic
  • Head and Neck
  • Infusion
  • Leukemia
  • Lung and Thoracic
  • Lymphoma
  • Prostate and Genitourinary
  • Skin, including Melanoma
  • Urological
  • Metastases or disease that has spread to other parts of the body

Meet Your Nurse Navigators

Nurse navigators, who specialize in cancer, are members of your multi-disciplinary care team, serving as advocates and educators for you from diagnosis through survivorship. Learn more about our oncology nurse navigators.

Award Winning Cancer Care

At Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors’, we are the only Cancer Resource Center of the American Cancer Society in Central Virginia. The cancer care team at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is recognized by national accrediting institutions:

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American College of Radiology
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, NAPBC Accredited Breast Center, ACR Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center

Under One Roof

In order to better serve the needs of all of our patients, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital has begun the construction of an exciting expansion project to build a new destination Cancer Center on campus. The new center will provide the latest technology and comprehensive approach for caring for the whole patient, allowing us to continue to offer support programs including patient navigation, genetic counseling, nutrition counseling and support groups all under one roof.

Our new home will consist of a 98,400-square-foot, four-story building directly on campus. “The centralized and modernized Cancer Center is critical to the delivery of exceptional care for our patients. By combining medical and supportive services into one space, our patients will experience the benefits of receiving care in a unified, healing environment. The positive effects of such care for so many is surely worth of this change,” said Meg Helsley, MSN, RN, AOCNS, Oncologin Clinical Nurse Specialist at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital.

The new destination Cancer Center will provide the latest technology, alongside our highly skilled staff of physicians and nurses to provide high-level clinical treatment to patients in our local community.

Sarah Cannon Henrico Doctors' Hospital

Have cancer questions?

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Henrico Doctors' Hospital is pleased to offer access to askSARAH, a dedicated helpline designed to help answer your cancer-related questions. Whether you have been recently diagnosed with cancer or have questions about screening, signs or symptoms, a registered askSARAH nurse can help. Committed to ensuring you have the right resources close to home, our nurses are available 24/7 and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at 804-591-4152 to connect directly to a nurse who can help you.