Oncology is the study of cancer, a class of diseases that causes uncontrolled growth of cells. Some cancers are benign, and some are malignant. Hematology is the branch of medicine devoted to the study of blood and treatment of blood disorders. Using the best medical information available, Primary Health oncologists/hematologists work closely with other specialists and the experts at Ingalls Cancer Care to create a plan of care specifically designed for each individual patient that may include:

  • Chemotherapy, including the latest cancer clinical trials
  • Radiation therapy
  • Chemoembolization
  • Radiofrequency ablation and cryoablation
  • Selective internal radiation therapy
  • Care of long-term central catheters
  • Biological response modifiers