Our program is affiliated with the Moffitt Cancer Center located at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Moffitt is consistently rated among the world’s best in cancer research and treatment and is Florida’s only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. Benefits of the affiliation include access to the most advanced treatments,clinical trials, and educational and support programs.
Using a team approach with Moffitt Cancer Center, we offer our physicians' expertise in their subspecialties of care. This means that at PMC patients are treated with a depth of experience and skill in every known type of cancer. Our patients are treated by as many different specialists as are needed for various aspects of his or her disease, although there is always one primary doctor who coordinates the patient's care.
Parrish Medical Center's cancer management program formalizes an interdisciplinary approach. A disease-management team focuses on each of the most common sites of cancer, such as breast, colorectal, and lung, as well as cancer prevention and wellness. Each team includes surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists and other health professionals with expertise in that particular area. This method freely crosses departmental lines and integrates the knowledge and expertise of staff from various areas. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you are not alone. Our teams of specialists understand this illness and know how it affects the lives of patients and loved ones. They are fully prepared to treat the whole patient and every facet of his or her disease with the most comprehensive cancer care available.
Moffitt Cancer Center Affiliate Program