The medical oncologists who see patients at SCCA at EvergreenHealth within Halvorson Cancer Center are Seattle Cancer Care Alliance medical oncologists. Our medical oncologists provide chemotherapy services in addition to helping guide the treatment planning process at the weekly Cancer Conference.
For breast cancer, chemotherapy can serve several purposes:
The duration of each treatment depends on the method, the number and the amount of medications prescribed. You may get treatment every day, every week or every month. Chemotherapy is often given in cycles that include treatment periods alternated with rest periods to give your body a chance to build healthy new cells and regain its strength.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call 425. 899.6000.