At MultiCare, you have access to the latest anti-cancer drugs (chemotherapy). You also benefit from our experience in successfully treating many types of cancer. Our focus on your safety and peace of mind during treatment helps you achieve exceptional results.
MultiCare is home to a highly skilled team of doctors called medical oncologists who specialize in all forms of chemotherapy, including but not limited to chemotherapy, targeted therapy, hormonal therapy and immunotherapy. All of our medical oncologists completed additional training after medical school through fellowships. This level of expertise helps us select the right combination of chemotherapy drugs and tailor them to meet your unique needs.
Additional highlights of our program include:
If you have questions about your diagnosis or cancer care plan, our oncologists are ready to help. Second opinions are often covered by insurance and give you the opportunity to talk with our cancer experts about the care that’s best for you. We may be able to see you in as little as two business days. For more information or to request an appointment, please call us at 253-403-6399 or complete our appointment request form.
Our team includes cancer specialists whose sole focus is helping you have a safe chemotherapy experience.
You receive care from experts in:
Before you begin treatment, you and your loved ones are encouraged to attend our orientation program where we:
We schedule chemotherapy around your busy life. Many of our patients continue with their daily activities and participate in special occasions with loved ones.
Many patients receive chemotherapy by infusion. This technique allows us to deliver your medications in liquid form by placing a needle in a vein. At MultiCare, you receive this type of chemotherapy in a special facility called an infusion center.
Our infusion centers offer a comfortable care environment with many helpful amenities, including:
Supportive clinic. You can also expect to receive care through our supportive clinics in the days following your chemotherapy treatments. We offer services such as medications that lower your risk of infection or relieve side effects, such as nausea. Our supportive clinics are open seven days a week, so you can get the care you need, when you need it, and keep your treatment moving forward.
Integrative therapies. We also offer integrative therapies. These treatments, which include massage and acupuncture, can help you get much-needed relief from unpleasant side effects such as nausea. Find out more about integrative therapies.
Additional support services. You have access to additional support services including recommendations from nutritionists who specialize in helping people with cancer maintain a healthy weight. You may also benefit from seeing our specially trained audiologists if chemotherapy is affecting your hearing. Find out more about cancer care services.
Contact UsFor more information or to request an appointment, please call us at 253-403-6399 or complete our appointment request form.