Sanford R. Nalitt Institute for Cancer and Blood-Related Diseases
When you need treatment for cancer, and demand highly specialized care in a patient-friendly environment, Staten island University Hospital's Nalitt Institute for Cancer & Blood-Related Diseases stands alone - delivering comprehensive, personalized patient care.
In one facility are skilled physicians, trained at the nation's premier centers such as the National Cancer Institute, Harvard and Duke Universities, and MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas.
The nursing staff is intensively trained and oncology certified, and is supported by a complement of social workers, a nutrition counselor, available psychiatric staff, and professionals that are designated to help patients through the financial components of care. Patients' needs are foremost concern.
The Center is ocated at Staten Island University Hospital's north campus, and offer advanced treatments such as bone marrow transplantation, stereotactic radiosurgery, radiation seed therapy for prostate cancers (brachytherapy), as well as other cancer treatments.
These are but some of the reasons why the New York State Department of Health called the Nalitt Institute "a model facility". For comprehensive care with kindness and dignity, call the Nalitt Institute's Cancer Information Line at (718) 226-8888 or toll free at (800) 444-8895.