Cancer Care Navigation Program
Riverside Cancer Care Patient Navigation program helps guide patients and their families through the health care system in general and the cancer experience in particular. Riverside wants to help support you and your family through this difficult time. Patient Navigators help smooth out an often scary and sometimes isolated road. They will be there to help guide you through tests, treatments and the many questions you might face.
Peninsula Cancer Institute – Medical Oncology
Peninsula Cancer Institute (PCI) is a full-service cancer treatment network dedicated to healing and specializing in compassionate state-of-the-art cancer treatment. Our team of experts is comprised of physicians who are board-certified in hematology, medical oncology, and palliative medicine; oncology-certified, registered nurses; a certified family nurse practitioner; a clinical research team, ASCP laboratory technicians; knowledgeable, financial counselors; certified medical assistants, and friendly, professional front desk staff who all work together to provide patients and their families the best care possible. PCI's treatment team also includes full-time qualified integrative medicine specialists who cover a wide range of on-site patient services including: patient education, nutritional counseling, massage therapy, pet therapy, and family services with direct connections to home health care, social services and hospice care. PCI is certified by QOPI (Quality Oncology Practice Initiative).
Peninsula Cancer Institute — Williamsburg
Riverside Healthcare Center Williamsburg
120 Kings Way
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Riverside Cancer Infusion Center — Williamsburg
Based on an assessment of the individual patient, Riverside Cancer Infusion Center in Williamsburg uses the latest cancer infusion technologies and is conveniently located within Peninsula Cancer Institute - Williamsburg.
Integrative Medicine at Riverside brings together evidence-based complementary therapies with leading-edge cancer treatment. Simply put, Integrative Medicine focuses on the whole person —body, mind and spirit —not just his or her disease. This combined approach to care, particularly where it involves managing the side effects of cancer and its treatment, has been demonstrated to enhance quality of life for a wide range of people, and has become a growing component offered at no cost as part of the Cancer Care Program. The Integrative Medicine team is comprised of certified oncology nurses, palliative care coordinators, certified massage therapists, a certified lymphedema therapist, a registered yoga instructor and a registered dietitian, and also includes a music therapy coordinator and pet therapy.
Williamsburg Radiation Therapy Center – Radiation Oncology
Williamsburg Radiation Therapy Center (WRTC), a department of Riverside Regional Medical Center, emphasizes self-responsibility and family involvement. The radiation therapy center promotes this philosophy by allowing patients to make decisions about their care independently, and by encouraging family members to support these decisions. In addition to providing educational information to the patients and family, the staff working at WRTC strives to always treat the patient as a person, not a statistic. Through this, we help to meet the challenges of cancer and associated treatments, enhancing the wellness and quality of life for the patient and the family.
Riverside Radiation Oncology Specialists
A Department of Riverside Regional Medical Center
3901 Treyburn Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185