Cryoablation for Early-Stage Breast Cancer: A Safe Option in Older Women

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Exciting News Cryoablation, a groundbreaking treatment for early-stage breast cancer, is proving to be a game-changer for older women! Our very own Dr. Richard Fine presented remarkable findings at The American Society of Breast Surgeons annual meeting.  KEY HIGHLIGHTS: Study Results: After a 5-year follow-up, the study showed a low ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence rate… Read more »

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Anita Arnold, MD: Dr. Arnold has been in practice for over 30 years as an internal medicine specialists. She practiced in Oxford, MS before joining UTHSC and then joined West Cancer Center for a combination of 16 years. Her experience with Threlkeld Infection Disease further expanded her mastery of diagnosis and testing. Dr. Arnold’s dedication... Read more »

Nurses, We’re Hiring!

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NURSES, WE’RE HIRING   Are you looking to make a meaningful impact in the lives of your patients? We’re hiring dedicated nurses to join our West family as Oncology Nurse Navigators!   In this rewarding role, you’ll guide patients through their cancer journey with expertise and compassion, alongside a multidisciplinary care team!   No nights  … Read more »

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Appointments Providers Patient Portal Mobile Clinic West Cancer Center & Research Institute is excited to announce the expansion of its wellness division through the acquisition of Lifesigns, beginning January 1, 2024. Dr. Bill West’s vision of outstanding patient care in this community is reflected in both centers. As the founder of West in 1979 and... Read more »

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Our West family is seeking 2 Pharmacists to join our team! 1. Specialty Pharmacy Pharmacist (Full Time) This position provides accurate and prompt drug therapy as well as current drug information and drug utilization reviews.  Work is performed under the general direction of the Director of Pharmacy Operations. Benefits: Located at West Cancer Center's Germantown/Wolf... Read more »

Honoring Dr. Lee Schwartzberg

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West Cancer Foundation Launches Cancer Research Campaign Honoring Memphis Oncology Pioneer — Lee S. Schwartzberg Endowed Research Program Established To Improve Memphis Cancer Research and Care —   West Cancer Foundation, which funds research to improve cancer care and provides free cancer services to those in need, today announced the launch of the Lee S…. Read more »

Ringing the Bell

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West Cancer Center and Research Institute carries on the tradition of celebrating patients who have completed their cancer treatment by ringing a bell. This milestone is celebrated at all our locations, but there is a special story about the bell and sculpture located at the Germantown clinic. What began as a gift of love and... Read more »

2024 Think Pink Luncheon

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Our West family is so proud to support the annual Think Pink Memphis luncheon! <br> This weekend, Dr. Jason Porter and Dr. Carmel Verrier participated in the expert panel discussion, sharing information about: Screening guidelines Current treatment and surgical options Importance of physical therapy for pre- and post-surgery Resources available across the Mid-South <br> This… Read more »

Lung Screening

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Patients and referring providers can schedule an appointment for a low-dose CT scan. Patients must meet the following criteria: Between the ages of 50 – 77 Smoke for at least 20 years at least 1 pack a day If the patient has stopped smoking, must have quit within the last 15 years Must be asymptomatic... Read more »

20 West Physicians Named Castle Connolly Top Docs

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🏆 20 West physicians have been named Castle Connolly Top Doctors 🏆 Castle Connolly’s Top Docs represent the ✨top 7%✨ of all U.S. practicing physicians! Selected through a rigorous process of peer nominations and thorough vetting by a physician-led research team, these doctors are truly top-notch healthcare providers. Their exceptional clinical care, specialty expertise, and… Read more »