Cancer Care Coordination
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A cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming and life changing, with it comes a flood of thoughts, questions and emotions that can be difficult to handle and sort out alone.
We are here to serve as your personal adviser, helping you to learn and navigate your diagnosis and treatment options. We coordinate scans, tests, procedures and additional consults to ensure that you receive the best possible care.
TEPAS™ Breast Center seamlessly coordinates patients with related specialties
Treatment of cancer through chemotherapy, hormones, and analgesics is referred to as Medical Oncology. Your medical oncologist will coordinate and direct your medical care and provide of the following services:
- Explain stage development and provide you with cancer education.
- Educate you on treatment options, give recommendations, and they will work with you to develop a customized treatment plan.
- Monitor your treatment and care.
Radiation treatments are designed to target and destroy cancerous cells by stopping them from growing or dividing, while reducing adverse effects on the nearby healthy organs and tissues. The type of radiation therapy needed will depend on your overall health as well as the type and stage of the cancer. Your radiation oncologist and their staff will work to make your experience as comfortable and convenient as possible.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Cancer can cause scars, defects, or deformities from surgical treatments or the disease. Reconstructive surgery can repair, reconstruct, improving appearance helping you to regain your confidence and sense of self again.
Lumpectomy and mastectomy surgery are both a major life changing thing for your body to go through and can affect you physically, emotional, and mentally. Physical Therapy after your procedure can help to improve body mechanics, posture control, strength, and productivity of the lymph system. Lifestyle modifications as well as manual treatments and exercise will help ensure your lymph systems is working efficiently.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Cancer survivors no longer have to endure the long-lasting negative side effects of radiation. Hyperbaric treatment heals the damaged tissues and bone by promoting the healthy growth of new blood vessels. Hyperbaric treatment can also ease the pain and prevent further complications if surgery is required.
Cancer treatment can make returning to your normal life challenging. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy promotes healthy growth of new blood vessels, heals the damaged tissue, and often eases chronic pain.
Let’s Start Your Journey Together
Look and Feel Your Best
Cosmetic treatments can help restore your appearance and confidence during and after treatment.
Restore the appearance of your natural nipples with nipple tattoos. The procedure offers a fast and cost effective alternative to using tissue to rebuild the nipples. Nipple tattoos do not add physical dimension, but can look real from a distance.
TEPAS™ Breast Center works in close coordination with the Imami Skin and Cosmetic Center to offer a full range of skin care options, including laser skin treatments, fillers, injections, facials and medical grade cosmeceuticals.
Hair can be an important part of your identity. We work closely with Imami Hair Restoration to provide hair transplant and non-surgical restoration options for woman after chemotherapy. Restore confidence and look your best.