More and more Americans are living with a history of cancer and the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton wants to join in the celebration of National Cancer Survivors Day.  This year, the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton and the American Cancer Society will commemorate this national event by hosting a celebration honoring those in our [...]

When you are diagnosed with cancer, having comprehensive cancer treatment options near your home, work, and family is important to you. You want your cancer treatments to affect your life as little as possible.  Maybe you just started a new job and don’t want to miss work.  Maybe you have kids in school and want […]

As the classic holiday song goes, it is the most wonderful time of the year.  But do you know what else the happiest season of all brings?  Stress.  With all the planning, shopping, decorating and cooking, it’s easy to become tired and overwhelmed.  When cancer treatment is added to the mix, holiday stress can become […]

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, check out this infographic from the American Cancer Society to learn seven things to know about getting a mammogram.

When it comes to fighting cancer, it takes a team of people.  At the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, you are not alone in the fight. Cancer treatments are rapidly advancing and having a research focused team of radiation oncologists enables us to bring you the most up-to-date approaches to fighting your specific cancer.  Our […]

Dr. John Lamond, radiation oncologist and medical director of Philadelphia CyberKnife, discusses the importance of cancer screening, as well as the advancements and benefits of CyberKnife treatment for many patients.

Sam Lesante sits down with Laura Sitch, the site manager at the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, to discuss the benefits and success rates of radiation therapy in patients with numerous types of cancer.

Laura Sitch, site manager for Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, and Dr. John Lamond, radiation oncologist and medical director at Philadelphia CyberKnife, discuss the advanced treatment options provided at each site, and how they work together to provide the best personalized treatment for each patients.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has named July as Ultraviolet (UV) Safety Month.  The goal is to spread the word about how important it is to protect everyone’s skin from the harmful effects of UV rays. Radiation is the emission of energy from any source, and there are many types of radiation.  […]

During the month of May, we spotlight women’s health by celebrating National Women’s Health Week. National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health.  The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority.  The week also serves as a time […]