About Our Cancer Center
The Leon Hess Cancer Center at Monmouth Medical Center stands at the forefront
of providing the most extensive array of highly advanced cancer services,
delivered by a multidisiplinary team of specialists in a caring and supportive
environment. For decades, Monmouth Medical Center’s leadership role
in oncology services has been broadened through the ongoing expansion
of state-of-the-art programs and technologies offered in all areas of
cancer prevention, detection and treatment. The Leon Hess Cancer Center
at Monmouth brings together a host of specialists in a convenient setting
to offer comprehensive cancer services.
Monmouth Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the
American College of Surgeons as a "teaching hospital cancer center"
— the group's highest designation. And because a thorough analysis
of the outcomes of diagnosis and treatment is crucial to outstanding care,
Monmouth Medical Center offers a cancer registry that analyzes the cancer
center’s significant patient volume. The Leon Hess Cancer Center
Cancer Registry maintains detailed information on each cancer incidence,
treatment and outcome.