Types of Cancer
St. Joseph's Cancer Institute is your gateway to quality cancer care for all types of cancer. The diagnosis, treatment and support of patients with different types of cancer involve many crucial steps.
Dignity Health brings together a team of specially trained physicians, surgeons, nurses and social workers who work closely with you and with each other throughout the entire treatment process.
Cancer Care in Northern California: The Dignity Health Approach
From the latest techniques for cancer screening and diagnosing various types of cancer, to innovative and minimally invasive cancer treatment options, Dignity Health is dedicated to doing what is best for you.
We know that a diagnosis of any of the different types of cancer can be frightening. Knowing you have access to the latest technologies and excellent cancer specialists, plus a personal nurse navigator to help you understand and manage all the information, brings comfort and peace of mind.
Cancer We Treat at Dignity Health
Types of cancer Dignity Health treats include:
- Bladder cancer
- Brain cancer
- Breast cancer
- Colorectal (colon) cancer
- Esophageal cancer
- Gastrointestinal cancers
- Genitourinary cancers
- Gynecologic cancer
- Head and neck cancer
- Liver cancer
- Lung cancer
- Prostate cancer
- Skin cancer
- Thyroid cancer
Treating Patients Mind, Body and Spirit
Our commitment to treating the whole patient means providing nurturing support throughout the entire process. Our complementary services play a valuable role in Dignity Health's holistic approach.
A Breath of Fresh Air
Lung cancer screenings are now covered by Medicare. Early detection could save your life, or the life of someone you love. See if you’re eligible.