Cancer Care Services, Binghamton and Johnson City, NY, New York - UHS

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Cancer Care

Expect to find some of the best cancer care in New York’s Southern Tier at UHS, including cancer screenings and diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship and support services.

Advanced, Accredited Oncology Care & Treatment

You can trust that you’re getting the highest level of care and treatment in the area at UHS for a variety of cancer conditions. Our commitment to sophisticated, comprehensive cancer care is evidenced by several accreditations, which include:
• Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons
• National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
• American College of Radiology Oncology Practice

What these commendations mean for you is safe, trustworthy care that takes advantage of the latest and most advanced cancer treatment therapies available.

Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Team

While one oncologist (cancer doctor) may be your primary care provider for your cancer treatment, many doctors and medical personnel at UHS will contribute to the development of your care plan.

You’ll benefit from our multidisciplinary team approach to cancer care. Our medical staff comes together frequently to share information about the latest developments in the field and advise each other on diagnosis and treatment recommendations.

Expert Medical Team

The Commission on Cancer named James Hayes, MD, one of the country’s top cancer liaison doctors—a physician who monitors our cancer program’s performance to improve your care. Kathleen Peranski, RN, is recognized as an expert in cancer nursing management by the Oncology Nursing Society. And Ruth Manzer, RN, OCN, is the area’s only cancer care nurse coordinator.

Cancer Support Services

Your cancer care relationship with UHS doesn’t stop when you’re cancer-free. With help from your cancer care coordinator, you can find the cancer support services you need post-treatment to help you thrive. Services include:
• Cancer rehabilitation
• Cancer support groups
• Dedicated support from oncology social workers 
• Dietary assistance
• Survivorship plans
• Tobacco cessation help
• Transportation assistance to medical appointments

Expert Cancer Care Close to Home

Find exceptional cancer services throughout the UHS service area in New York’s Southern Tier. Services and treatments may vary by location. Your doctor will refer you to the location that best suits your care needs.

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