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Types of Cancer and Treatment

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    We provide care for the following types of cancer:

    Brain Tumor 
    Breast 
    Colorectal/Gastrointestinal 
    Head and Neck 
    Leukemia/Lymphoma/Myeloma 
    Liver 
    Lung 
    Prostate

    ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES FOR DIAGNOSIS

    Your diagnosis is determined using digital technology, including:

    • Computed tomography (CT or CAT scans)
    • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) that uses high-field tesla magnets to obtain the most precise images

    ADVANCED OPTIONS FOR TREATMENT

    Cancer is a complex disease that often requires multiple types of treatment. Our specialists develop individualized treatment plans using the latest technology and minimally invasive techniques.

    Einstein provides the following cancer treatment options to prevent cancer cells from growing, spreading or recurring:

    • Chemotherapy - treatment with powerful drugs to attack cancer cells
    • Hormonal therapy (also called endocrine therapy) treatment - adds, blocks or removes hormones to prevent cancer cells from multiplying
    • Targeted therapy - uses drugs or other substances, such as monoclonal antibodes, to identify and attack specific cancer cells
    • Radiation oncology - uses X-rays and other forms of radiation to diagnose and treat disease
    • Surgery - An operation to remove all or part of a tumor to diagnose or treat your cancer

    Learn about our oncologists or contact us for a second opinion.

  • Questions? Call Us:

    1.800.346.7834

    Accreditation & Partnerships


    Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
    National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

    Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

    American Society for Radiation Oncology
    NCCCP medium
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