UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Here in North Central Pa.
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center – one of only three National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in Pennsylvania – is close to home. With three locations in north central Pa, patients have access to personalized cancer treatments like immunotherapy, the latest chemotherapy protocols and radiation technologies, and more than 570 breakthrough clinical trials.
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Williamsport has recently expanded to help better serve our cancer patients in north central Pa. The 10,000-square-foot addition was designed with patients in mind and offers more private exam rooms and chemotherapy bays in a calm, healing, and comforting environment.
Our Williamsport location also offers Paxman® scalp cooling therapy for cancer patients to help reduce hair loss during chemotherapy.
The treatment, which is free to patients thanks to the Susquehanna Health Foundation, consists of a compact refrigeration system unit which circulates coolant through a specially designed single-patient use cap. UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Williamsport is the only cancer center in north central Pennsylvania to offer patients this innovative treatment.
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Wellsboro specializes in medical oncology, immunotherapy, and hormone therapy. Our medical oncologists collaborate closely with a multidisciplinary team of experts, including radiation oncologists at UPMC Williamsport, to provide individualized, comprehensive cancer care. This location offers on-site social service assistance, nutritional counseling, and more for patients and their families and caregivers.
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Coudersport specializes in medical oncology. Biotherapy, immunotherapy, and more. Our team offers a personalized, compassionate approach, and all of our nurses are certified by the Oncology Nursing Society. At this location, patients have access to complementary therapies including free cancer screenings, a lending library, a meditation path, and holistic nursing care.
Treatment & Support Services Available in North Central Pa.
*UPMC Williamsport only
- Medical oncology:
- Biological therapy administration (BRMT)
- Chemotherapy administration
- Colony stimulating factors (CSF)
- Interferon (IFN)
- Monoclonal antibodies (MoAb)
- Radiation oncology*:
- Radiation therapy – 2D, 3D, IMRT, and stereotactic planning
- Intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
- Image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT)
- Stereotactic radiation therapy (SRT)
- Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT)
- Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
- Brachytherapy (high dose rate for gynecology procedures)
- Concurrent chemotherapy and radiation therapy treatment protocols
- Clinical trial screening and enrollment
- Free Wi-Fi
- iPads® for use during treatments
- Support groups
- Nutrition counseling
- Cancer exercise program
- Social workers
- Financial counseling
- Survivorship care clinic
- Pain management support
- Pastoral care
- Home care, hospice, and palliative care
- American Cancer Society services
For more information about cancer care in north central Pa. call one of our locations:
UPMC Williamsport Divine Providence Campus
1100 Grampian Blvd.
Williamsport, PA 17701
Medical Oncology: 570-326-8470
Radiation Oncology: 570-326-8203
15 Meade St., Suite L-3
Wellsboro, PA 16901
US Route 6 East
Coudersport, PA 16915
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