Chemotherapy/Radiation Therapy

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    Taxonomy Code: LT-1500

    Programs that treat people who have a particular illness or condition through the application of chemical reagents which have a specific and toxic effect upon the disease-causing organism, or through the use of radioactive substances including radioactive isotopes and ionizing radiation to kill diseased cells. Included are radioactive implants, x-ray radiation therapy and supervoltage and megavoltage treatments with specialized equipment including cobalt units, linear accelerators with or without electron team therapy capability, betatrons and van de Graff machines.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BREAST HEALTHOffers breast examinations, training in breast self-examination, and state-of-the-art mammography services and needle localization of suspect masses. Employs services of specially trained surgeons to provide lumpectomies or mastectomies, if needed. Offers radiation therapy. Conducts patient and family support groups. Participates in collection of data concerning possible environmental causes of breast cancer and distributes and in distribution of educational material.SuffolkBREAST HEALTHSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    CANCER CENTEROffers range of cancer diagnostic, treatment and management services, including: surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Call for further information.NassauCANCER CENTERSOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
    DEPARTMENT OF CANCER CAREOffers ambulatory and inpatient treatments for patients with a wide variety of cancers conduct clinical trials and special surgical and radiation techniques services help diagnose, provide treatment and supportive care including chemotherapy, pathology, radiology, complimentary medicine, pain management, hospice, physical therapy and nutritional support.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEWNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEW
    DEPARTMENT OF RADIATION ONCOLOGYOffers state of the art treatment for cancer patients including complete clinical evaluation and staging, individualized radiation therapy and follow-up care. Depending on the type of cancer to be treated, radiation therapy is administered either externally by clinical linear accellerators or internally, using brachytherapy implants for localized contact with the tumor. Five full time radiation oncologists, attending physicians, comprehensive nursing care and social worker oversee treatments.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF RADIATION ONCOLOGYSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    DON MONTI CANCER CENTER AT GLEN COVE HOSPITALProvides comprehensive treatment of cancer and blood diseases, including chemotherapy and use of specialized drugs. Coordinates care services of oncologists, pain specialists, social workers, nutritionists, physical therapists, and laboratory technicians. Participates actively in professional continuing education and in cancer research.NassauDON MONTI CANCER CENTER AT GLEN COVE HOSPITALGLEN COVE HOSPITAL
    LOOK GOOD-FEEL BETTEROffers an evening of fun with make-up application and hair fashion tips for women who are undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. The make-up is donated by internationally known cosmetic companies. Program offered in cooperation with the American Cancer Society. Professional cosmetologists donate their time to give make-up and hair care demonstrations. Held every other month(Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov) at 6pm-8pm at 1 North Lounge.SuffolkLOOK GOOD-FEEL BETTERHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTERIn conjunction with the American Cancer Society, provides a support group for cancer patients who have had chemotherapy or radiation and want to learn how to hide the effects using cosmetics. Call for dates and times.NassauLOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTERWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    RADIATION ONCOLOGY CENTERProvides radiation and seed implantation procedures available for cancer patients with breast, prostate and other cancer manifestations.SuffolkRADIATION ONCOLOGY CENTERGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
    RADIATION THERAPY (COBALT) AND LINEAR ACCELERATORMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center-located at Mercy currently performs radiation therapy treatments in two linear accelerators to meet our patients' needs. Need to be physician referred- by appointment only.NassauRADIATION THERAPY (COBALT) AND LINEAR ACCELERATORMERCY MEDICAL CENTER
    ROCKVILLE CENTRE OUTPATIENT CENTERProvides outpatient cancer care including chemotherapy and radiation therapy.NassauROCKVILLE CENTRE OUTPATIENT CENTERMEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING CANCER CENTER
    SUB-ACUTE CAREProvides medical-surgical care for pneumonia, coronary bypass surgery, cardio-thoracic or vascular surgery. Includes treatments for tracheostomies, I.V. therapy, pain management, chemotherapy, and wound care management. Also provides sub-acute rehabilitation for men and women recovering from strokes, fractures, amputations, or other injuries. Services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, adaptive devices, prosthetic and orthotic devices, and independent living skills instruction.NassauSUB-ACUTE CAREPARKER JEWISH INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH CARE AND REHABILITATION
    SUFFOLK REGION-WIG PROGRAMProvides new wigs to chemotherapy/radiation patients. Call for an appointment. No Walk-ins.SuffolkSUFFOLK REGION-WIG PROGRAMAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION

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