Cancer Care Focused on You
You’re not in this alone. At Sanford Cancer, you’ll find specialists who care about you and will take the time to listen to your needs and concerns. When you’re facing cancer, we’re on your side with the compassion you deserve and the expertise you need.
You’ll have an entire team of specialists dedicated to your care. It’s not just one oncologist. You’ll partner with a team of oncologists, nurses, navigators and schedulers. Your care team will work together with their combined experience and knowledge to recommend the best course of action to fight your cancer.
We’re in this together. Find specialists dedicated to guiding you and your family through every stage of your journey. From diagnosis to treatment to survivorship, we’re here for you.
Cancers We Treat
We diagnose and treat the following cancers:
- Brain and spine cancer
- Bile duct cancer
- Breast cancer
- Bladder cancer
- Colorectal cancer
- Endocrine cancer
- Gallbladder cancer
- Gastrointestinal cancer
- Genitourinary cancer
- Gynecologic cancer
- Head and neck cancer
- Hematologic cancer
- Kidney cancer
- Liver cancer
- Lung cancers
- Pancreas cancer
- Pediatric cancer
- Peritoneal cancer
- Prostate cancer
- Skin cancer
- Testicular cancer
Scroll to the bottom of this page to view more information about cancer specialties.
You have the opportunity to consult with a multidisciplinary team of cancer care specialists about your treatment in one place.
In one visit, you walk away understanding every step and have a better idea about next steps with any of the providers on your team – whether it’s your oncologist or your physical therapist or your social support person.
Sanford Cancer Centers are nationally accredited by the Commission on Cancer. This recognition shows that we provide complete, quality care focused on you and your needs.
Cancer Care Options
We offer the following cancer treatments:
- Medical oncology and hematology
- Cancer surgery: Robot-assisted procedures and minimally invasive surgery
- Radiation treatment
- Palliative care
- Infusion services and pharmacy
- Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
- Blood and bone marrow translplant
Cancer Research Leaders
Medical breakthroughs are happening every day. Cancer care is constantly changing and evolving to keep up with the latest advancements from research labs. Sanford Research is leading the charge.
We strive to be at the forefront of knowledge, giving our patients access to the best available treatments. Through research, we hope to provide the treatments of tomorrow to our patients today.
Learn more about Sanford Research.
Nurse navigators are available to help guide you and your family through your cancer journey. These are registered nurses who can assist with:
- Coordinating appointments, care and transportation
- Guiding you through the health care system
- Helping to clarify your diagnosis and treatment
- Offering cancer support services and educational resources
- Referring you to additional services such as nutrition, social support or financial counseling
Most importantly, your nurse navigator is someone you can turn to for answers and support.
Team Approach to Cancer Care
Our cancer care team is dedicated to finding the best care plan for you. That’s why we meet weekly to present and discuss patient cases together. This conference brings together experts from all aspects of cancer care, including medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, plastic surgeons, pathologists, researchers and more.
Cancer Support Services
We go beyond treating the disease – we treat you as a person. That’s why we offer cancer support services for your physical, emotional and spiritual well-being:
- Support groups
- Educational classes
- Massage therapy
- Patient counseling services
- Caregiver and family counseling
- Educational resource center
- Lodging assistance
- Genetic counseling
- Oncofertility (fertility preservation)
- Cancer survivorship program
- Nutritional services
- Financial counseling
Innovation through Clinical Trials
Choose Sanford Health for access to clinical trials not available from other health care providers. We’re developing new ways to fight cancer, and you can be part of the next breakthrough.
Participating in a clinical trial may provide you with access to innovative treatments while helping to improve care and find cures for future generations. Learn more about the types of cancer we’re studying and whether you might be eligible to participate.
Find a Cancer Specialist
Find a nearby provider. We provide services in and around Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Fargo, North Dakota; Bismarck, North Dakota; and Bemidji, Minnesota.Find Cancer Care Doctors
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Cancer Care Specialties
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