Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncology treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation, medication or surgery. Oncologists can specialize in one of three fields of oncology: medical, radiation or surgery.
Cancer care in Springfield, Tennessee
When faced with a difficult diagnosis, we are here to give you and your family hope.
At TriStar NorthCrest, we'll be with you throughout your entire cancer journey — from diagnosis to recovery. We are available to you when you need us and do everything we can to make you feel confident in your care. Our dedicated team will work with you to create a personalized treatment plan tailored to your unique healthcare needs.
Our cancer treatments and services
For most people, cancer is more than just a current medical diagnosis. It affects your daily schedule and raises questions about genetics and future cancer risks — it's life-changing. We offer treatments and services to help you through every aspect of your diagnosis.
Cancer screening services
Our cancer care includes a variety of screening services to help you find cancer earlier. These screenings include:
- 3D mammography
- Endoscopy and colonoscopy services to help find and prevent colon cancer
- Low-dose computerized tomography (CT) lung cancer screenings
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and CT scans
After a cancer diagnosis, we connect you to a nurse navigator who helps guide you through treatment options and appointments. Navigators can provide support and answer any questions you may have.
Our hospital is equipped to surgically treat many cancers with the latest in minimally invasive cancer surgery techniques. We offer:
- Breast surgery
- Prostate surgery
- Robotic colon resection