Norris Cotton Cancer Center North in St. Johnsbury, VT, is a dedicated cancer care and survivorship facility. It provides patients in New Hampshire's North Country and Vermont's Northeast Kingdom with advanced technology and state-of-the-art treatment within a friendly, patient-centered environment close to home.
Specific treatments are developed for patients in coordination with local health care facilities or Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, and in conjunction with the referring physician, patient, and family. Discoveries in the laboratories and clinical facilities at Norris Cotton Cancer Center in Lebanon are available to patients in St. Johnsbury through clinical trials of new treatments, diagnostic techniques, and other research areas.
We also offer a comprehensive cancer resource library to all patients, families, and the community.
Visit us and see why patients feel at home with treatment at Norris Cotton Cancer Center North in St. Johnsbury.
Radiation Therapy: St. Johnsbury's sophisticated Linear Accelerator from Varian provides advanced on-board imaging (OBI) and therapeutic techniques such as respiratory gating,VMAT,IMRT,as well as conventional 3D conformal therapy. Experienced radiation therapists work with patients in an environment focused on superior patient care and comfort.
Chemotherapy: The infusion treatment area is where most chemotherapy patients spend the majority of their time. Chemotherapy is very individualized,and is prepared in-house by our pharmacist. The chemotherapy suite has six infusion stations with comfortable lounge chairs,television,and views of the beautiful Vermont landscape,and two private infusion rooms designed for patient comfort. Patients also receive treatment in partnership with local community hospitals.
Specialized Cancer Care: All treatment is closely monitored and overseen by a team of medical and radiation oncologists and nurses dedicated to personalized,friendly patient care.
Additionally we provide specialty care in familial cancer/cancer risk assessment and palliative care.