Cancer Care

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Holy Cross Health Cancer Institute

New Cancer Center Brings State-of-the Art Care

No matter where you are in your cancer journey, the Holy Cross Health Cancer Center offers results-oriented, best-in-class cancer treatments to help you get back to living a good life. Our new state-of-the-art Cancer Center offers the most advanced radiation and other treatments in a comforting and bright setting where our team of experts make you their sole focus.

Our new equipment and experienced experts offer the most effective techniques, such as MammoSite and High Dose Rate therapy, for delivering radiation treatment to the breast and other areas. Our team of experts create individualized cancer treatment plans by understanding your unique needs and providing support for you at every step. We provide the full spectrum of cancer services, including screening, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, access to clinical trials and social and emotional support. Our new Center is conveniently located in Wheaton, Maryland, across from the Wheaton Metro station. At Holy Cross, we will walk beside you when you need us most. 

Academic-Level Care Close to Home 

Holy Cross Health offers convenient access to the specialized expertise and innovative technologies that you would find in a world-class academic medical center, located in your community. We’re harnessing new abilities to identify cancer at the earliest stage possible, which allows for life-saving interventions that were not available in the past.


Recognized Commitment to Excellence

Holy Cross Health is a regional leader in cancer care, a fact that has been recognized by national quality accreditation programs.

  • Holy Cross Hospital is designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BIOCE) by the American College of Radiology. 
  • Patients have access to 25 active clinical trials including 8 cancer trials.
  • National Accreditation Program for Radiation Oncology by the American College of Radiology (ACR), received by less than 20 percent of the nation’s Radiation Therapy Centers.
  • Holy Cross Laboratory Services accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP).

 Personalized Cancer Care Available at Multiple Sites

When you or a loved one is faced with a cancer diagnosis, Holy Cross Health is your partner for advanced treatment and world-class care. We focus on high-tech diagnostic tests and offer a range of the latest cancer treatments with long-term follow-up care. The experienced clinicians at the Holy Cross Radiation Treatment Center – including board-certified radiation oncologists, physicists, dosimetrists and radiation therapists – work closely with our medical and surgical oncologists to provide advanced radiation oncology therapies for patients.