In order to treat the whole patient, Phoebe Cancer Center, in Albany, Georgia, provides many services to help reduce the stress and anxiety associated with cancer.
Maintaining a positive attitude and taking an active part in your treatment are critical parts of the healing process. We understand that this is a stressful period for both patients and their families.
Lending Cancer Support Services Every Step of the Way
In areas from nutrition to counseling to lodging, there are services available to help with almost any concern you may have. If you need anyone’s help, don’t hesitate to ask. And remember, no problem is too small or too trivial.
Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911, Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital is one of Georgia’s largest comprehensive regional medical centers.
Phoebe is nationally recognized for clinical excellence and innovative community health programs.
From the beginning, Phoebe’s goal has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay.
The more than 300 affiliated doctors and 3,800 professional staff form a unique partnership to deliver world-class healing and prevention to our community.
The flagship hospital Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital is a 443-bed teaching hospital and a regional center for cancer treatment, cardiac medicine/surgery, gastrointestinal disease and neuro-science. The Phoebe Cancer Center is one of the busiest and most advanced in the Southeast. The Phoebe Heart Center performs more open-heart and cardiac catheterization procedures than all other hospitals in the region combined. Phoebe is one of only six designated perinatal centers in the state of Georgia and is the regions only provider of neonatal intensive care, cardiovascular surgery and radiation oncology services. For more information click here.