Cancer Center News

Newest Cancer Fighting Weapon

June 12, 2016:  Q. I read that Pardee Hospital is getting a new linear accelerator. How does that work and what does it cost? A linear accelerator is a precision medical device that is used to treat cancer patients. Technically, it doesn’t really “kill” cancer cells;...

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Pardee Cancer Education Series a Success

Pardee Hospital Foundation hosted a Cancer Education Series in February to increase awareness of the new Comprehensive Cancer Center being built in Hendersonville. The Cancer Education Series was designed to inform, educate and engage the community about the existing cancer program at Pardee, the new Cancer Center, and open up discussion about treatments, technology and healing.

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Pardee Offers 3D Mammography

DECEMBER 20, 2015: 3D Mammography will be offered at Pardee, beginning in mid-February, once technicians receive training on the new machine, which will take clearer images of tissue, reducing the need for call-back appointments. The mammography equipment is one of a...

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