Summa has gathered teams and cancer specialists to offer patients national breakthroughs in cancer treatment and research. To give patients the very best chance for a cure and a future. To give hope, to fight cancer and to win.
The Summa Cancer Institute’s multidisciplinary approach to cancer treatment includes teams of oncologists, surgeons, researchers, health psychologists, palliative care, advanced nurses and a specialized support staff. All members of skilled teams work together to provide patients, their families and caregivers with individualized support through all phases of the cancer experience. The team is an important part of the Summa Cancer Institute’s patient-centered care program.
Our team of cancer experts offers a range of comprehensive treatments including radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, hormone therapy and surgical options. Summa is a leader in stereotactic radiosurgery, biotherapy and minimally invasive surgery including robotic surgery.
Summa’s Cancer Care Navigators provide patients, their families and caregivers with individualized support through all phases of the cancer experience. Navigators are a resource for patients and family members whether they need information, just want to talk, or are dealing with problems related to their care -- financial, emotions, etc.
Summa cancer patients have access to advanced, comprehensive cancer services across a number of convenient cancer centers located in Northeast Ohio.