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The Care You Need, Close to Home

Cancer treatment is a journey, but it doesn’t have to take you far from home. You can access comprehensive cancer care at AdventHealth Redmond, where our oncology team works with patients and families to get accurate diagnoses quickly and provide the personalized, compassionate care you need for the full course of your cancer journey.

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A Center for Cancer Care in Rome

Gerald McCormick, MD, dedicated nearly 40 years of his career to improving outcomes for cancer patients in Northwest Georgia. Named in his honor, the Dr. Gerald McCormick Cancer Center at AdventHealth Redmond ensures that his compassion and commitment to advancing cancer care in the Rome community continues.

Today, the cancer center’s inpatient and outpatient cancer treatment programs offer leading-edge diagnostic and treatment technology, advanced surgical and medical interventions and specialized oncology nursing and navigation services — all delivered with a multidisciplinary approach to meet each patient’s unique needs.

Leading-Edge Care for Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a serious disease. But, if detected early, it can be treated effectively. At AdventHealth Redmond, our team uses advanced diagnostic methods and evidence-based lung cancer treatments to deliver the care you deserve.

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  • Lung Cancer Screening Clinic

    If you’re a current or former smoker with an increased risk for lung cancer, a screening can save your life. Our Lung Screening Clinic provides quick follow-ups to investigate any potential lung nodules.

  • Lung Nodule Clinic

    At our Lung Nodule Clinic, you can work with physicians and an experienced nurse practitioner to develop a plan of care that can be shared with your primary care physician to guide your treatment and recovery.

  • Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Services

    Our approach to lung cancer care is truly collaborative. Working together, our thoracic radiologists, pulmonologists, pathologists, surgeons, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists can offer you comprehensive and advanced lung cancer care and services.

  • Thoracic Navigational Bronchoscopy

    AdventHealth Redmond is one of the first hospitals to offer the SPiNView® Thoracic Navigation System, which aids in the early detection of lung lesions and cancer.

State-of-the-Art Cancer Screening Tests for Early Diagnosis

  • Mammography
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Computerized Axial Tomography (CT)
  • Endoscopy
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Biopsy
  • Radioactive Isotope Techniques/Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening
  • Veran Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy
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Recognized for Excellence in Cancer Care

You deserve cancer care that helps you feel confident and whole. That’s why we make high-quality care our priority. Our commitment to excellence has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer, and we have been an accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program since 1998.

In addition, our cancer committee members partner with dedicated physicians, key oncology leaders and community resources to meet your cancer treatment needs at home. Our cancer registry also continuously monitors our patient outcomes so we can improve our care in new ways.

Cancer Support Services

We’re here to give strength to our community. And one way we ensure we’re providing families right here in Floyd County and surrounding counties the best cancer care available is to partner with organizations that can support your health and recovery.

Whether it's connecting you to the right programs at the American Cancer Society or connecting you and your family with Summit Quest, a local organization that supports families affected by cancer in Rome, Georgia, we can help you get the care you need to heal in body, mind and spirit.

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Cancer Rehab That Lifts the Heart and Strengthens the Spirit

With empathy and expertise, our oncology rehab team focuses on on empowering patients to restore their lives. Hear why they’re so passionate about helping people move past cancer.

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Throughout the month of October, the AdventHealth cancer care teams are challenging our community once again to light porches pink across Northwest Georgia to spread awareness of breast cancer.