Thoracic cancer includes lung cancer and other cancers of the chest such as mesothelioma and esophageal cancer. The Lahey Health Cancer Institute (LHCI) offers a full range of thoracic cancer services – from early detection to diagnosis, from treatment to follow-up, from clinical research to survivorship. Our experienced, professional, highly trained, and caring providers are here for you, working as a team to beat your cancer.
LHCI is committed to bringing our premier services and renowned expertise right to your community. Because dealing with cancer is hard enough without having to travel far for treatment.
Our Scope of Thoracic Cancer Care
Our care starts with the latest in imaging techniques to screen for lung cancer. It continues with minimally invasive biopsies, surgery, targeted radiation, and risk assessment, and much more. All of our care is delivered with the professionalism, respect, and caring for which Lahey Health is known.
Wide Range of Services
Learn more about LHCI’s thoracic (chest/lung) cancer services and treatments:
At LHCI, you benefit from an expert team of caring providers who develop and follow the most advanced treatment protocols. These care teams include patient navigators, certified oncology nurses, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, cancer surgeons, technicians, and technologists, all dedicated to your treatment and well-being.
Your care at the Lahey Health Cancer Institute involves much more than treatment of your cancer itself. We provide integrative therapy such as acupuncture and massage, rehabilitation services to help speed your recovery, specialized services such as adjustment-to-illness counseling, and much more.
We not only work closely with you as our patient, but also with your family and significant others. We help you and your loved ones understand and weigh treatment options. And we listen closely to everyone’s needs and concerns, because that helps achieve the best results for you.