What to Expect

What Can I Expect During My Cancer Treatment?

Your road to recovery starts now. As you start to put your goals in place, it helps to know what to expect along the way. We know information can help calm some of the anxiety of a cancer diagnosis so you can focus on healing.

Questions about symptoms, treatment options and side effects are normal. Banner Health’s cancer specialists are here with answers and assistance. Your Banner Health team includes oncologists, cancer surgeons, specially trained nurses, patient navigators and other health care providers dedicated to getting you well. We work together to support you at each stage.

From your initial diagnosis to your treatment and all the way through rehabilitation, we’re here to replace any confusion with clarity.

Comprehensive Cancer Care

We combine resources from many areas to address every element of your health, comfort and well-being.

Education & Support

You have access to a large, online health library of reading materials and videos about cancer care. You can learn more about treatment options and ways to deal with specific side effects. We can also point you and your family toward more resources when you need them.

Integrative Services

At Banner Health, you’ll find a healing environment and a helpful, positive team. We offer a variety of integrative services that support your total health.

Patient Navigator

Our Patient Navigator Program is a free service pairing you with a member of our cancer team to guide you and your family through the cancer experience — from diagnosis to treatment and recovery. You’ll get information to help with financial matters, resources that offer emotional support, and guidance on what to expect before and after treatment.

Clinical Trials

At Banner Health, our cancer research is comprehensive and ongoing. We participate in clinical trials that may improve cancer treatments and outcomes. Depending on your diagnosis, being part of a clinical trial may be an option. Talk to your doctor for more information.

Patient Forms

Print and complete the Patient Registration form to save time before your first visit.

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