Part of an integrated state-wide cancer program, Ochsner Baton Rouge cancer care services make world-class cancer care simple. Our physicians specialize in all types of cancer and we have access to the most clinical trials in Louisiana. Adult and pediatric cancer patients benefit from a collaborative approach to cancer care by a multidisciplinary team of physicians, oncology nurses, social workers, researchers, dietitians and other healthcare professionals. Your referring physician remains part of our team and will be kept in the loop on your treatment and progress. We also offer pet therapy and support groups for cancer patients.
When you come through our doors you receive cancer care services unlike any other in a comfortable atmosphere. A dedicated nurse navigator works with patients and referring providers to facilitate scheduling appointments and obtaining records. Ochsner physicians specialize in all types of cancer and as many as 20 cancer specialists care for each of our patients. In the past year, Ochsner has provided care that is both personalized and state-of-the-art to more than 15,000 cancer patients.