Lung Cancer - Landing Page


The deadliest form of cancer in the United States may have finally met its match.

EvergreenHealth's Halvorson Cancer Center and its powerful partnership with the Seattle Cancer Alliance (SCCA) are leading the way in diagnosing and treating lung cancer, and giving you new hope for outcomes that seemed nearly unthinkable a decade ago.

It's all thanks to:

  • Screening that detects lung cancer at its earliest stages, when it's most treatable. It's already proven to increase survival rates.
  • Exciting new therapies that are revolutionizing the way lung cancer is treated.
  • The best doctors, including internationally-recognized oncologists from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
  • A team under one roof that works together to make sure you get exactly the treatments you need, to give you the best outcomes, and the best quality of life regardless of your diagnosis.

And it's all conveniently close to home. The Halvorson Cancer Center, located at EvergreenHealth in Kirkland, is a warm and comforting environment that's designed to ease anxiety and make you and your family feel at home, all to promote healing - and hope.


What does that mean for you?

It means you can focus on "you". You don't have to make dozens of phone calls to line up care, or worry about traveling to different offices and facilities for appointments, tests and treatment.

Your team, all in one place, meets weekly to go over every aspect of your care, so the best minds can easily come together on a plan that offers you the best chance for survival.


Why choose EvergreenHealth for treatment

From diagnosis through treatment and recovery, our experts collaborate with each other on a lung cancer care plan that is tailored specifically to you, and then we help guide you every step of the way, including:

  • access to the most advanced treatments and therapies
  • the best doctors
  • the newest innovative technologies that give you the best possible outcome while maintaining the best quality of life
  • a team that collaborates weekly on your specific cancer pathway
  • one-of-a-kind SCCA clinical trials
  • a comprehensive program that guides you from one step to the next, with an experienced lung cancer navigator who will be your partner and advocate through your treatment and beyond

In addition, our warm and comforting environment is designed to ease anxiety and make you and your family feel at home, all to help promote healing - and hope.

Best of all, it's all under one roof at EvergreenHealth's Halvorson Cancer Center, and it's all conveniently close to home.

We also offer classes and support groups, social workers, rehabilitation services and the resources you and your family need, from day one.


The best doctors - fighting for you

Our lung cancer team has studied under some of the best cancer doctors in the world, and continues to share their expertise with other top lung cancer experts. This means they'll provide you with the best and newest evidence-based treatments for your lung cancer, including drug therapies, genetic-specific treatments, and immune therapies that are all reshaping the battle against lung cancer

Their great teamwork, combined with top-of-the-line treatments and technologies, save lives.


Your journey begins here

If you are currently, or have been, a heavy smoker, see if you qualify for our lung cancer screening program.

If an X-ray spots something suspicious in your lungs, learn how we make the diagnosis.

If you've been diagnosed with lung cancer and choose EvergreenHealth's Halvorson Cancer Center for your treatment, your first step will be meeting with your lung cancer nurse navigator. She will be your partner through treatment and aftercare.