The Siteman Approach
Our multidisciplinary team of Washington University Physicians, along with our nurses and other caregivers, have the specialization and experience you’ll need during every phase of your cancer journey.
Patient & Family Services
Patients who choose the Siteman Cancer Center receive all the services surrounding cancer diagnosis and treatment that patients and their families might need. Siteman covers all the bases from spiritual care and nutrition to providing support for the anxiety and financial worries a major illness can entail.
Breast cancer that spreads often infiltrates bone, causing fractures and intense pain. In such cases, chemotherapy is ineffective because the environment of the bone protects the tumor, even as the drug has toxic side effects…
Sasa Mutic, PhD, a professor of radiation oncology, has been named vice chair of medical physics and clinical strategy at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Mutic, also director of the Medical Physics…