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Cancer will pick a fight with anyone, including students like Savanah, who got picked on by cancer about the same time she was picking a dental school. Family and friends are important to Savanah, so she chose West Cancer Center to help her fight back.
Family is everything to Mark. Just a few years ago, he and his wife discovered they were having their third child—right about the time Mark was diagnosed with testicular cancer. Mark was not about to spend any time away from his wife and children. He chose West Cancer Center so he could stay closer to home.
Just married, Grumeul and Johnny shared a dream of growing old together with her two children. But shortly after taking their vows, a diagnosis of breast cancer threatened their new life together. Grumeul and Johnny decided to fight her disease together, choosing West Cancer Center as their partner.
In 2012, Methodist Healthcare, The West Clinic and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center joined forces to create West Cancer Center. This innovative partnership brings together pioneering leaders in research to enhance the study and treatment of cancer in the Mid-South.
We are both scientists and care providers. Our experts come from a variety of medical and scientific disciplines and work together on an integrated experience for patients—from screening and diagnosis to treatment and survival.
Through the partnership, we’ve:
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