Second Opinion Lung Cancer Package in Phoenix, Arizona, US
As the name suggests, lung cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the lungs. It is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the US and worldwide.
The oncologists at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) are committed to helping patients understand the complexities of the disease and the array of treatment options available. This way any patient can make an informed decision about their medical care.
The highly trained oncologists offer a level of expertise that comes from working exclusively with cancer patients. They design comprehensive treatment plans specific to each patient needs. At CTCA patients benefit from a wide range of lung cancer diagnostic tools and treatments, including immunotherapy, genomic testing and other new options that may be available through clinical trials.
Small cell lung cancer
Small cell lung cancer often starts in the bronchi, then quickly grows and spreads to other parts of the body, including the lymph nodes. This type of lung cancer represents fewer than 20% of lung cancers and is typically caused by smoking.
The two types of small cell lung cancer are:
Non-small cell lung cancer
Non-small cell lung cancer is the most common type of lung cancer. Most often, it develops slowly and causes few or no symptoms until it is far advanced.
Second Opinion Lung Cancer Package
Cancer Treatment Centers of America offers a comprehensive lung cancer diagnostic evaluation for patients that include the development of a personalized treatment plan within three to five business days (depending on the full array of diagnostic tests required). The evaluation includes all diagnostic tests, all consultations with medical staff, and customary hospital services for each of the diseases.
The final cost of the evaluation will be determined upon examination of the patient’s medical records and only after the full extent of testing required has been determined, although the total cost of the evaluation will not exceed the price range quoted.
The prices are exclusive of the cost of travel to the center and the cost of accommodations while there. They would also apply in the event there is no cancer diagnosis and/or it is not possible to complete the evaluation because of other, unknown clinical conditions revealed during the course of the examination.
Scope of Services may include depending on a case:
Why choose us?
If you want to find out more about the Lung Cancer Second Opinion Package in Phoenix, Arizona, United States, please do not hesitate to contact us!