Cancer care in Belton, Missouri
At Belton Regional Medical Center, we are committed to providing comprehensive cancer services for you and your family. Our compassionate cancer team in Belton, Missouri, walks with you from diagnosis to treatment and recovery to make sure you receive the highest level of care possible.
We are proud to be part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health. This means you have access to the latest treatments and clinical trials. Additionally, we are accredited for our excellence in cancer care by the Commission on Cancer (CoC).
For more information on our cancer services, please call Sarah Cannon at Belton Regional Medical Center at (816) 348-1900.
Belton Regional Medical Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer (CoC) quality program. This means our cancer center exceeds the quality care standards set out by the CoC and consistently provides excellence comprehensive patient-centered care.
Features of our cancer center
When you come to Belton Regional for cancer care, you can trust our team to walk with you every step of the way. From diagnosis to treatment and recovery we are here for you in your cancer journey. Services we offer include:
- Cancer rehab
- Cancer support and wellness, including nutrition counseling
- Clinical trials
- Genetic testing services
- Lymphedema therapy
- Oral and intravenous (IV) chemotherapy
- Patient navigation
Types of cancer we treat
Our cancer team is led by physicians who specialize in a variety of cancer types. Our team offers treatment services for a wide range of cancers, including:
- Bladder cancer
- Blood cancer, including lymphoma, leukemia and multiple myeloma
- Brain cancer
- Breast cancer
- Colon cancer
- Esophageal cancer
- Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer
- Kidney cancer
- Liver cancer
- Lung cancer
- Ovarian cancer
- Skin cancer
- Pancreatic cancer
- Testicular cancer
- Throat and tongue cancer
Women's screening services
We offer advanced screening options to check for breast cancer. Types of breast imaging we offer include:
- Breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- Breast ultrasounds
Genetic testing services
Most cancer is sporadic—it occurs by chance alone. But seven to 10 percent of cancer is hereditary or passed from generation to generation. Cancer assessment and risk evaluation may help individuals in hereditary cancer families make better health decisions and prevent disease.
We provide genetic testing services that give personalized information about your risk for developing cancer. Board-certified genetic counselors provide this service. After testing, you will receive customized information about genetic influences, specific cancer risks and targeted screening and prevention options.
For more information about our genetic testing services or to schedule an appointment, please call (816) 348-1900.
We know it can be overwhelming when first facing a cancer diagnosis. Our patient navigators are there to help you understand your treatment options and connect you with helpful resources, such as support groups and clinical trials. They will also help alleviate stress by coordinating care and communication with your healthcare team.
As part of our commitment to providing excellence in cancer therapy and recovery, we offer specialized cancer rehab. We know cancer treatment can affect you in a number of ways, both physically and emotionally. Our goal is to help improve your overall well-being through a rehab program tailored to your needs. Our therapists are able to conduct the following:
- Lymphedema therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Pelvic floor therapy
- Physical therapy
- Speech therapy
About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute
Belton Regional Medical Center is part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare. Our family of hospitals provides comprehensive cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for people facing cancer in our communities. From diagnosis to treatment and survivorship care, our oncology expertise ensures you have access to locally trusted care with the support of a globally recognized network.
Have cancer questions? We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially trained nurses are available 24/7, and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at (816) 448-7737 or chat online at askSARAHnow.
Oncology at HCA Midwest Health
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