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4 You can connect with any of the cancer specialists or programs in this Treating your cancer isn't only about treating the disease; it's also about supporting your whole being – body, mind and spirit – to help you get through your treatment and emerge as healthy and whole as possible. Here are some key people who can help you do that. Depending on your needs, some or all of them may be on your Providence team. Medical, surgical and radiation oncologists* These physicians lead your care, and may refer you to additional services if needed. They specialize in cancer treatments such as chemotherapy, surgical procedures and radiation. For a complete list of Providence cancer specialists in Oregon, visit ProvidenceOregon.org/cancer. • Providence Oncology and Hematology Care Clinics: Portland – Eastside: 503-215-5696 Portland – Westside: 503-216-6300 Portland – Southeast: 503-513-1900 Newberg: 503-537-6040 Hood River: 541-387-1338 Seaside: 503-717-7650 • Providence Radiation Oncology: Providence Portland: 503-215-6029 Providence St. Vincent: 503-216-2195 Clackamas: 503-513-3300 Medford: 541-732-7000 Certified oncology nurses Our nurses specialize in caring for people with cancer, and are happy to answer any questions you have during your treatment. Oncology dietitians* – pages 6-8 Our registered oncology dietitians are specialists in nutrition for cancer patients. If side effects are making it hard to eat, a dietitian can help. Physical, occupational and speech therapists* – pages 13-14 These therapists can help you rebuild strength, address post-surgical movement restrictions and lymphedema, improve daily functioning, and address any changes in swallowing, speaking, intimacy, or bladder or bowel function. Spiritual support providers – page 17 Providence's Pastoral and Spiritual Care team offers confidential support for people of all faiths. Integrative care providers* – page 18 Our naturopaths, acupuncturists, chiropractors, and massage therapists can provide integrative therapies aimed at helping you minimize side effects and achieve optimal health. Providence Portland: 503-215-3219 Providence St. Vincent: 503-216-0246 Palliative care providers – page 19 When cancer is advanced, our Oncology Palliative Care Program provides extra support.

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