Our 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 our partnership with Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute and HCA Midwest Health providers, Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare provides its patients access to integrated cancer services customized to their needs including convenient access to cancer experts, leading-edge cancer technology and cancer 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.
The facility includes:
Also located in the cancer center, our oncology clinic offers evaluation and ongoing treatment for patients with cancer and a variety of blood disorders.
Nurses administer chemotherapy treatments according to protocols as ordered and approved by the provider, while providing additional educational, emotional and supportive care. A board-certified hematologist-oncologist reviews all cases regarding the need for chemotherapy, radiation therapy or other necessary treatment of the cancer patient, while personally supervising all therapy.
In addition, Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare offers a cancer support group that meets once a month to provide information and support to cancer patients and their family members.