Cancer and Blood Disorders
Frederick B. Cohen, M.D. Comprehensive Cancer and Blood Disorders Center
As the leading cancer center in greater Newark and Northern New Jersey,
we offer a comprehensive, multidisciplinary and highly personalized approach
to treating our patients, and not just their cancer. Our center is designed
to meet the needs of patients and families, with seamless, coordinated,
specialized care for cancers of every kind, led by Patient Navigators.
Our approach to cancer care is simple: to give patients the highest level
of care and caring, including world-class treatment options.
A Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Cancer Care
Because advances in cancer treatment and technologies change rapidly, a
team approach to care is the only way to truly deliver the most promising
therapies and procedures to patients who need them most.
Our multidisciplinary team approach ensures that every aspect of care is
considered by experts—experienced specialists who can recommend
the best leading edge treatments of today and tomorrow that can help cancer
patients recover and get back to their lives. Teams meet weekly to discuss
patients’ needs, debate and discuss new therapies, and recommend
treatment approaches in
highly specialized cancer programs.
teams include board-certified specialists who have extensive experience in cancer
- Breast Surgeons
- Genetic Counselor
- Interventional Radiologists
- Medical Oncologists
- Radiation Oncologists
- Surgical Oncologists
- Thoracic Surgeons
Patient Navigators help coordinate and arrange treatments, work with insurance and simplify
access to every possible service patients may need for diagnosis, treatment
The Center's nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, dietitions,
and exercise therapist also contribute valuable support.