The doctors at Carle Cancer Institute are dedicated to preserving quality of life and providing world-class cancer care through customized treatment plans. Emphasis is placed on finding cancer treatments that offer the greatest success with the fewest complications with a focus on the investigation and treatment of cancers of the prostate, kidney, bladder and testis. Our practice is based on a multi-specialty approach which combines clinical expertise from urology, radiation oncology and medical oncology in the office, operating room and laboratory.
Carle Cancer Institute is the premier cancer treatment and support center in east central Illinois, offering more resources to help patients in the fight against cancer. With the area's largest and most specialized team of fellowship trained oncologists, surgeons and staff, patients get in for diagnosis and start treatment as soon as possible.FIND A DOCTOR VISIT INSTITUTE
Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Care
Our team of cancer specialists include:
Urological Cancer Treatment Options
At Carle Cancer Institute, the latest state-of-the-art treatments and technologies are available to you. It is important to remember that different types of cancers require different treatments based on a variety of factors. Not all patients require chemotherapy. For this reason, your treatment plan will be designed to meet the needs and requirements of your specific type of cancer.
Physicians will create an individualized cancer treatment plan for you. Treatment plans depend upon, exact location of tumor, stage of cancer, your age and general health.
Patients and physicians will confer to carefully consider treatment options, while considering how the treatment might change a patient's appearance, speech ability, and eating and breathing. There is much to consider, and each step will be carefully analyzed for the best interest of the patient. Treatment options may include surgery, chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy.
With doctors practicing in 80 specialties at locations throughout the region, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle. Our mission is to serve people through high quality care, medical research and education.