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Advanced Technologies

When it comes to treating your cancer, the best option is having every option. That’s why CentraState offers the most advanced cancer treatment and technology available, including immunotherapy, hormone therapy, robotic-assisted cancer surgery, video-assisted thoracic surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and groundbreaking clinical trials. It’s everything you would find at a major metropolitan cancer center—right here at CentraState.

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Patient Stories

Marc Sherry

Skin Cancer Survivor

“Everyone was amazing. It’s unusual to feel so relaxed when going through treatment for a diagnosis that’s concerning, but I knew I was in good hands.”

Deborah Mozak

Breast Cancer Survivor

“I was very pleased with everyone at CentraState—they were all so caring and understanding,” Deborah says. “I never doubted that I was getting anything but the very best treatment.” 

Darius Parrish

Head and Neck Cancer Survivor

“The CentraState staff were wonderful. They explained that I would undergo aggressive treatment for an aggressive cancer, but the doctors, nurses, dietitian, and social worker really got me through it.”

Lillian Digiovanni

Breast Cancer Survivor

“I’ve been using a new word, ‘reborn,’ and that’s how I feel. I feel very, very fortunate that I had excellent doctors on my side at CentraState.” 

Alyce McKinley

Skin Cancer Survivor

“The team there was so calming and the healing progressed exactly the way my doctor said it would. I’m completely relieved, and I’m thoroughly convinced that my course of treatment was the way to go.”

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Treating Esophageal Cancer without Surgery

Esophageal cancer is highly treatable when found at an early stage. At the Statesir Cancer Center at CentraState, patients with early-stage esophageal cancer may be eligible for a state-of-the art, non-surgical treatment that allows for a quicker return to work, family, and daily activities. Board-certified thoracic surgeon Igor Brichkov, [...]

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Expanding Thoracic Surgery Expertise

Leading thoracic surgeon Igor Brichkov, MD, has joined CentraState Healthcare System, expanding access to the latest procedures for lung and esophageal cancers and benign conditions. Dr. Brichkov is board-certified in thoracic surgery and fellowship-trained in minimally invasive thoracic surgery. “New procedures are available to treat many thoracic conditions, and I’m [...]

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Striking Out Thyroid Cancer

After 18 years as a Staten Island bus driver, Middletown resident Chad Frontera finally had his work schedule align with one of the yearly free health screenings offered by the New York City Transit System union. “I never had an indication of any thyroid issues, and I had no [...]

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