Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Cancer Care in the Northern Suburbs
The team at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital and surrounding northern suburban facilities understands that cancer is a life-changing experience for you and your family. Whether you require a simple diagnostic test or more advanced cancer treatment, you and your family can take comfort in knowing that our cancer team is dedicated to providing you with exceptional care, in a safe environment, close to home.
We offer state-of-the-art imaging technology such as PET/CT scans to identify potential concerns. If cancer is found, we have a comprehensive, seamless treatment approach.
Our dedicated team include:
- Board-certified medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists
- Specially trained oncology nurses
- Nurse navigators
From our surgeons who specialize in the removal of tumors and other cancerous tissues using the latest technology - such as da Vinici® a minimally invasive surgical device - to our radiation oncologists and board-certified pathologists, you can rest assured that the care you need is guided by highly experienced Northwestern Medicine specialists.
Your team members meet weekly to discuss your progress. That information will then be shared with you and your loved ones to ensure everyone is a part of the cancer care journey and decision-making process.
In choosing Northwestern Medicine you benefit from having a best in class system of facilities, treatments and expertise available to you. Comprehensive cancer care is conveniently accessible throughout the northern suburbs. Collaboration and partnership is also extended to Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University in Chicago, and to the western suburbs with the inclusion of proton therapy*. No matter where you live or work, you have access to compassionate care, the latest research, innovative clinical trials and leading-edge treatment.