Treating Cancer

Treating Cancer at St. Luke's Cancer Center

Interventional Radiology and Nuclear
Medicine Treatment

St. Luke’s interventional radiology and nuclear medicine treatments include:


Surgery

Surgery is the first treatment for most types of cancers. St. Luke’s has three specially trained surgical oncologists on staff. This ensures that the surgery offered throughout St. Luke’s University Health Network is state-of-the-art.

The surgeries our oncologists perform include:


Medical Oncology

Medical oncology includes using chemotherapy, biotherapy and other new drugs to treat and prevent cancer. Most chemotherapy is given in an outpatient setting, such as a doctor’s office. This is because improvements to chemotherapy now allow doctors to better control its side effects.

Our medical oncology procedures are performed at the following locations:


Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology services are available at the St. Luke's Cancer Center at the Bethlehem UniversityAnderson and Allentown Campuses for all patients from St. Luke's University Health Network hospitals.