At MSK Nassau, residents of Long Island and eastern Queens have easier access to MSK’s outstanding cancer care services, including:
- Surgical, medical, and radiation oncology consultations
- Infusion services
- Radiation therapy
- Mammography, ultrasound, MRI, CT, and PET imaging
- Clinical trials
- Supportive services, including rehabilitation, lymphedema therapy, genetic counseling, social work, and nutrition
At MSK Nassau, doctors, nurses, and other experts work together on treatment teams that specialize in treating one type of cancer. This means they are highly experienced in caring for people with the type of cancer you have. Working together, your team will develop a treatment plan that will lead to the best possible outcome for you. Many of MSK Nassau’s 200 clinical staff members are from the surrounding area, adding an even greater sense of community.
For most cancers, your treatment will be led by one or more primary doctors. These could include a medical oncologist, a surgical oncologist, or a radiation oncologist. Each of these doctors brings a defined set of expertise and techniques for treating cancer.