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Support You Deserve During

Lung Cancer Treatment

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AdventHealth Cancer Institute Shawnee Mission wants you to have every available option for cancer treatment, so we provide state-of-the-art care and precision medicine for a variety of conditions.

General Cancer Support Group

When it comes to lung cancer, you’re not alone. We’re with you every step of the way with practical ways to ease the stress of a cancer diagnosis. Let us help you on your road to healing.

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Our lung cancer program was designed to help you overcome cancer with the support you deserve. We’re here for you with a variety of procedures to help you feel whole again.

Lung Cancer Prognosis and Treatment

What You Need to Know

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and small cell lung cancer (SCLC) are the two main types of lung cancer. The NSCLC cancer makes up 90% of lung cancers and includes adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and large cell carcinoma.

Additionally, mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer caused by exposure to asbestos fibers and affects the lining of the lungs and abdomen. Lung cancer is one of the most preventable, though most deadly, cancers in men and women around the world.

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Your Kansas City Lung Cancer Care Team

You’ve got this, because you’ve got us. Get the expert care and support you need to face lung cancer and reclaim your life. Contact our cancer institute today at Call913-632-9100. You can also click the button below to find a physician near you.

Elekta Unity MR-Linac System

New Cancer Treatment Technology To Help You Heal

Coming soon to AdventHealth Cancer Institute Shawnee Mission is the latest cancer-fighting technology, the Elekta Unity MR-Linac system. We'll be the first and only health care center in Kansas City to offer this new technology. Discover how MRI-guided radiation therapy means fewer treatments and side effects.

Lung Cancer News and Info

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10 Things You Should Know About Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is more common than you think. These 10 facts about lung cancer can help you avoid it or get treatment when you need it.

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Lung Cancer Screening: What to Expect
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Lung Cancer Survival Rate Improves With Early-Stage Treatment