One out of every three people in the US will develop cancer during their
lifetime. That's a frightening statistic. But each year, exciting advancements
are being made in the field of cancer research that encourages individuals
to face the disease with hope instead of fear.
At the Helen and Bernard Soref Cancer Care Center of St. Michael Hospital,
we offer even more cause for hope. Because our Center is a state-of-the-art
facility entirely dedicated to the prevention, detection and treatment
of cancer. The Cancer Care Center is conveniently located adjacent
to the hospital and is equipped with the latest technology and an
experienced, highly-skilled staff to make it one of the finest facilities
of its kind anywhere. All in a nurturing environment that is very
sensitive to the emotional needs of the patient and their family.
When a person is diagnosed with cancer, they want to fight it with
the best possible treatment, the finest techniques, and the latest
technology. The Helen and Bernard Soref Cancer Care Center of St.
Michael Hospital offers all the tools of modern medicine and an experienced
team of specialists that includes some of Milwaukee's top cancer physicians.
We also believe that comprehensive cancer treatment reaches beyond
curing. At St. Michael Hospital, our philosophy of care includes the
psychological, spiritual and social concerns of patients and families.
In other words, we understand the changes and challenges cancer has
brings to a person's life, and we want to help them meet them with
the science of medicine and the art of caring.
Comprehensive Treatment and Services
Hospital offers the full range of cancer care services. While most
cancer treatments are provided on an outpatient basis in the Cancer
Care Center, inpatient care is available on a specialized cancer care
unit within St. Michael Hospital. Other services, offered through
our sister organizations in the Covenant Healthcare System include
home care, extended care and inpatient hospital care. St. Michael
Hospital also collaborates with the Medical College of Wisconsin to
offer patients the newest cancer treatment options available on a
A Team Effort
The Cancer Care Center is staffed by team of experienced, highly skilled
cancer care professionals. The specialists work in close consultation
with one another to ensure that the needs of each patient are met
through all phases of treatment. The cancer care team includes medical
oncologists, radiation oncologists and surgeons, registered nurses
with advanced training in cancer care, certified radiation therapists,
dietitians, physical therapists, and pharmacists who understand the
special needs of cancer patients.
For more information about the Helen and Bernard Soref
Cancer Care Center at St. Michael Hospital, call 414-527-8300.