Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer occurs when there are abnormal, cancerous cells growing in the bladder.
The risk for bladder cancer increases with age – more than 90 percent of people who are diagnosed with it are older than 55.  

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Cancer Counseling Services

A cancer diagnosis can stir up troubling emotions and challenge your relationships with loved ones. Our counseling services can help you get peace of mind so you can focus on getting better. Offerings include one-on-one support from psychiatrists and social workers as well as support groups.

Cancer Surgery

If you need cancer surgery, you are in the region’s most capable hands. Surgical oncologists at Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute are leaders in the field. Our experience performing a high volume of surgeries, including robotic surgery, helps us maintain a track record of successful cancer treatment.

Chemotherapy

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute is home to the region’s top cancer doctors (oncologists). You receive chemotherapy using the latest cancer drugs, some of which are only available through clinical trials. Our dedication to delivering safe, effective cancer care earns our program national recognition.

Immunotherapy

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute gives you more chances to become cancer free with immunotherapy. This treatment uses your immune system to clear cancer cells from the body, in much the same way as you get rid of a cold. Through clinical trials, you have access to options that aren’t widely available.

Radiation Therapy

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute’s nationally recognized radiation therapy program includes uncommon expertise and the latest treatments for leading-edge cancer care. Our radiation oncology experts have treated thousands of patients, giving you the best chances for good results.

Radiation Therapy Treatment Options

Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute’s radiation therapy program is nationally recognized for maintaining the highest safety and care standards. Our offerings include intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), stereotactic radiosurgery and brachytherapy.

Types of Cancer We Treat

At Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute, our experience treating more than 4,000 new patients each year translates to exceptional cancer care for nearly any diagnosis.

Urology

Our urologic specialists offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment services for men and women experiencing common and complex urologic problems. We offer advanced urology care for incontinence, kidney stones and other concerns, using the latest therapies and surgery techniques.