Our Services

Cancer Center lending libraries

Knowledge about cancer helps patients and their loved ones as they navigate diagnosis, treatment and recovery. For patients and families,...

Cancer financial counseling

In keeping with our mission and core values, Providence Health & Services cares for people and their health needs, even if they can’t afford to...

Cancer genetic counseling

Working as part of a team of doctors and other health professionals, genetic counselors provide education and support to families with members who...

Cancer information and referral

Providence Cancer Support Services provides emotional and practical support to cancer patients and their families when they need it most.

Cancer support groups

Cancer support groups provide education and support for cancer patients and their loved ones. Support groups are led by our professional staff...

Cancer treatment plan and summary

The American Society of Clinical Oncologists recommends cancer patients receive a treatment plan and summary. The treatment plan includes a...

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is the use of medicine to destroy cancer cells. Chemotherapy is called a systemic treatment because the medicines enter the...

Curettage

The removal of growths or other material from the wall of a cavity or other surface, as with a curet. A curet, or curette, is a spoon-shaped...

Dermatology

Dermatology is a medical specialty. Dermatologists are medical doctors who have had special training in the care of skin, scalp, hair and nails....

Dermoscopy

Dermoscopy is a noninvasive method that allows the evaluation of colors and microstructures of the skin not visible to the naked eye.

Head and neck cancer surgery

Surgery is the most common treatment for oral, head and neck cancer. The type of surgery depends on the type and stage of the tumor. 

Lifeline

Providence Lifeline medical alert service gives individuals of all ages access to personal support and at-home emergency assistance 24 hours a day,...

Mind-Body medicine

Mind-Body medicine is the provision of services which recognize that the mind, the emotions and the spirit all have a role in the healing of the...

Mohs reconstruction

Mohs micrographic surgery involves removing a skin cancer one layer at a time and examining these layers under a microscope immediately after they...

Molescytology

Molescytology is the study of the cell structure of a mole to diagnose disease.

Multidisciplinary cancer care

The evidence-based, multidisciplinary team approach to patient care at Providence Cancer Center is creating hope and changing lives for many people...

Oncologic dentistry/maxillofacial prosthodontics

Oncologic dentistry and maxillofacial prosthodontics are services for patients with cancers of the head, neck or mouth. Services can include a...

Oncology nurse navigator

An oncology nurse navigator is an oncology certified nurse (OCN) who provides  education for each cancer patient concerning their individual...

Oncology social work

Oncology social workers assess the needs of cancer patients. They can facilitate communication with the health care team, provide emotional support...

Skin cancer reconstruction

Skin cancer reconstructive surgery is meant to minimize any scarring that occurs due to the removal of skin cancer. The goal is to make the...

Skin surgery

Various surgeries on the skin including the removal of growths or other material.

Sunscreens

Sunscreens are lotions that are used to protects your skin from harmful UV rays. Skin cancer can often be prevented by avoiding overexposure to the...

Tobacco counseling

Ready to quit smoking? We can help.