Breast Cancer Treatment

Methodist Emergency Department

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Pekin Emergency Department

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Proctor Emergency Department

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Pekin Urgent Care

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Proctor First Care - East Peoria

2535 E. Washington St.
East Peoria, Illinois 61611

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Proctor First Care - Peoria Heights

1120 E. War Memorial Drive
Peoria Heights, Illinois 61616

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Morton)

1909 North Morton Avenue
Morton, Illinois 61550

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Peoria)

8914 N. Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, Illinois 61604

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Washington)

209 N. Cummings Lane
Washington, Illinois 61571

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Breast Cancer Treatment

If you are diagnosed with breast disease, you may need the services of our team of professionals (depending on the type of disease diagnosed). Your breast health team will work with you through treatment and recovery. We will answer your questions, explain procedures, and never forget that you are the most important person on your healthcare team.

Your Breast Health Team of Specialists

Breast Surgeon-doctor who removes region of breast affected by disease

Radiologist-doctor who uses mammography (breast x-rays), ultrasound (sonograms), biopsy, and other tests to diagnose disease

Medical Oncologist-doctor who specializes in the treatment of cancer using chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, and other methods

Radiation Oncologist-doctor who uses radiation (x-ray) therapy to treat cancer

Reconstructive (Plastic) Surgeon-doctor who reconstructs altered or removed breast using body tissues or implants

Breast Health Navigator - specialized nurse that educates the patient and their families to promote quality of life while going through treatment

Treatment Options

Surgery

  • Lumpectomy: The breast lump and surrounding tissue is removed.
  • Mastectomy: The entire breast is removed.

Radiation Oncology

Chemotherapy

Immunotherapy

Targeted Therapy

Clinical Trials