Clinton, Mo. – (Oct. 5, 2020) – The Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare (GVMH) Cancer Center has increased its number of providers and staff to provide cancer care five days a week.
The GVMH Cancer Center was specifically designed to meet the needs of cancer patients to ensure the most convenient and comfortable care, close to home, so patients can focus on healing and recovery.
Through its partnership with Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute and HCA Midwest Health providers, GVMH provides its patients with access to integrated cancer services customized to their needs including convenient access to cancer experts, state-of-the-art cancer technology and support groups.
At the Cancer Center, Dr. Jaswinder Singh, a board certified, fellowship-trained hematologist and medical oncologist affiliated with Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health, cares for patients. Dr. Singh treats all types of cancers and blood disorders. For more than 10 years, he has been helping patients in rural communities and Kansas City. He received his medical degree from the Medical College, Chandigarh, in India, and completed his residency at Mount Sinai VA Medical Center in New York and his fellowship at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
Dr. Nicholas Shuler also cares for patients at the Cancer Center. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Kansas City University. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Henry Ford Macomb in Michigan and his fellowship in hematology-oncology at Larkin Community Hospital in Florida. Dr. Shuler is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
“We are pleased to be able to provide high quality, cutting-edge and innovative oncology services to our local communities,” said Craig Thompson, Chief Executive Officer at GVMH. “Our patients get to receive expert care close to home, see familiar cancer specialists and staff, and can join our local cancer support groups.”