Ashland Bellefonte Cancer Center (ABCC) is a state-of-the-art cancer center that employs world-class physicians, breakthrough treatments, and cutting-edge technologies. ABCC cancer team is comprised of highly trained experts in the field of cancer and radiation. The cancer team is committed to improving the quality of life and saving lives.When the Ashland-Bellefonte Cancer Center, (ABCC), opened in 1985, it became the first center in the Tri-State region to offer advanced cancer care,.. including chemotherapy and radiation therapy. After nearly two decades we are still providing breakthrough technology, advanced treatments, and compassionate care.
Our physicians bring world-class training to eastern Kentucky from the countrys top cancer institutions such as Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is consistently ranked as the number one cancer institution by US News and World Report.
ABCC offers many treatment options, the standards of cancer care: chemotherapy and radiation and breakthrough treatments including Radioimmunotherapy and Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT). IMRT is the greatest advance in radiation oncology in the last 40 years. IMRT enables a tumor to receive the maximum dose of radiation while sparing surrounding tissues and organs. Another treatment option, surgery, is available through our on campus affiliate, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.
Advanced cancer screening tools are available to patients of the cancer center. Ashland-Bellefonte Cancer Center is pleased to offer the most advanced technology for detecting cancer- the P.E.T. scanner (Positron Emission Tomography). X-rays, mammograms, and bone scans are available at the hospital.
Clinical Trials are offered to our patients through our affiliation with the Cleveland Clinic. At ABCC we are committed to finding a cure and helping patients live a more productive life and having quality of life. Several clinical trial protocols are available for those patients that qualify.
At Ashland Bellefonte Cancer Center we are building hope and saving lives.
Ashland Bellefonte Cancer Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, or sex.
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