Cancer Care

Get personalized care from the cancer specialists at the Englewood Health Physician Network. Stay in your community in New Jersey or New York while you benefit from innovative treatments and compassionate, whole-person care.

Wide-Ranging Services

Count on Englewood Health for support, guidance, and an array of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment options. These include:

  • Cancer prevention services that help you protect your health
  • Risk factor assessments for cancer, including testing for your genetic risk
  • Safe and accurate cancer screening and diagnosis
  • Care for many types of cancer
  • Cancer treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery
  • Cancer clinical trials and research that can give you a chance to try new treatments
  • Support and survivorship for patients with cancer and their families

A Conversation about Colorectal Cancer with Dr. Max Gomez

Over 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancers are expected this year. This type of cancer is very treatable and curable, especially with early detection. Dr. Walter Klein, Dr. Minaxi Jhawer, Dr. Stephen Brower, and Dr. Anna Serur have a conversation with Dr. Max Gomez about the latest in preventing, diagnosing and treating colorectal cancer.

Drs. Walter Klein, Max Gomez, Minaxi Jhawer, Steven Brower, and Anna Serur

Bloodless Medicine & Surgery

Englewood Health Physician Network providers participate in a structured bloodless (transfusion-free) program that provides patients for whom blood is not an option with consistently accessible, high-quality care. Learn more about our program.

Call for more information: 201-894-3653 or 888-766-2566.

Oncology Patient Navigator

A patient navigator gives guidance and support to you and your loved ones during your journey — from diagnosis through survivorship. They will:

  • Answer questions about your diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment
  • Communicate with and coordinate care between you and your care team
  • Connect you with medical and community resources
  • Help schedule appointments
  • Listen to your concerns

Your Multidisciplinary Care Team

Partner with professionals who prioritize your needs and goals so you can focus on getting better. When you choose Englewood Health, you’ll get care that brings together the skill and knowledge of specialists from a range of fields.

A medical oncologist, a doctor with advanced training in cancer care, will lead your care team. Depending on the type of cancer and your treatment, you may also work with:

  • Cancer surgeons, also called surgical oncologists – Remove tumors during surgical procedures
  • Genetic counselors – Check your risk for a health condition that’s passed down from family members
  • Hematologists – Specialize in blood and bone marrow disorders, including certain types of cancer
  • Hospice and palliative care providers – Help you manage symptoms and address your physical, emotional, and spiritual needs
  • Integrative medicine specialists – Use treatments like massage, yoga, and stress management to support healing
  • Mental health care providers – Offer emotional support, counseling, and other services
  • Nutrition specialists – Give dietary recommendations to support strength and healing
  • Pathologists – Study body tissues and fluids in labs to diagnose conditions
  • Pharmacists – Prepare and supply medications
  • Radiologists – Use imaging technology to diagnose and treat illness
  • Radiation oncologists – Destroy cancer cells or slow tumor growth with high-energy radiation
  • Rehabilitation therapists – Help you rebuild skills to move and do your daily activities
  • Social workers – Connect you with resources and provide support
  • Tobacco cessation specialists – Give you tools to quit smoking or using tobacco

You may also get care from nurses with specialized training in cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy.