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Oncology is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncologists receive extensive, specialized training to care for patients. Treatments may include a combination of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation, medication and/or surgery.

Cancer specialists in Overland Park/Leawood, Kansas

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Menorah Medical Center has an experienced oncology team dedicated to providing compassionate, patient-centered care to the Leawood, KS community.

As part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health, we provide local access to innovative cancer resources and clinical research trials. We also offer advanced screening techniques and cancer treatments, including minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Have cancer questions?

We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated, confidential helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially trained nurses are available 24/7.

We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated, confidential helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially trained nurses are available 24/7.

Types of cancer we treat

We diagnose and treat a wide range of cancers, including:

Our cancer services

As part of Sarah Cannon at HCA Midwest Health, we have access to the latest cancer diagnostics, treatments and clinical trials. Our oncology team is dedicated to guiding patients through their cancer treatment, from diagnosis through recovery. To help our oncologists accomplish wellness goals during treatment, our team is assisted by subspecialists, including dietitians and social workers.

Breast cancer detection and care

Our women's health program features traditional mammography and advanced breast imaging procedures, so women in our community have access to comprehensive screenings. In an effort to provide care for woman with all types of breast conditions, we perform breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and breast ultrasounds in addition to mammography. If any abnormalities are detected, we can perform biopsies to identify if breast cancer is present.

Our women's health program is supported by breast specialists who offer high-quality diagnostic and interventional breast care. We ensure patients receive thorough screenings and advanced treatments for breast cancer.

When treatment is needed, our breast surgeons use the latest techniques, including robotic surgery, to perform a range of specialized breast surgeries, including:

  • Hidden scar breast surgery
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery

Colorectal cancer detection and care

We offer screenings and treatment for cancers of the large intestine (colon) and rectum. Cancerous tumors in this region usually start as small polyps. One of the best ways to detect these polyps is with a colonoscopy.

Our colorectal specialists perform colonoscopies to identify any polyps or suspicious tissue. If abnormalities are found, we will collect a sample of the suspicious tissue and send it to our laboratory to determine if it is cancerous or benign.

If cancer is detected, our colorectal surgeons use robotic surgery to remove cancerous tissue. Robotic surgery allows our surgeons to operate in hard-to-reach places with extreme precision using only a few small incisions.

Lung cancer screening

We are committed to bringing screening awareness and accessibility to people at a high risk of developing lung cancer. That's why we offer low-dose computerized tomography (CT) lung screenings, which help physicians detect suspicious nodules that are not visible in X-rays.

Current and former smokers who have no symptoms of lung cancer and have smoked the equivalent of one pack of cigarettes per day for 30 years may qualify for low-dose CT screening.

Personalized cancer treatment

Our dedicated patient navigators are oncology-trained nurses who serve as points of contact for patients throughout their cancer journey. Patient navigators offer educational resources, explain diagnoses and treatments and inform patients about national clinical trials.

In addition to patient navigation, patients have access to some of the most advanced cancer therapies, genetic testing, clinical research trials, cancer support and wellness and cancer rehabilitation.

Getting to our Cancer Center

Sarah Cannon at Menorah Medical Center is located in Building E on our hospital campus.

Our clinic address is:

12140 Nall Ave., Ste. 200
Overland Park, KS 66209

Outpatient Rehabilitation Services is located on our hospital's main campus on the corner of W. 119th Street and Nall Avenue. Our address is:

5525 W. 119th St., Ste. 220
Overland Park, KS 66209

About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

As part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare, our family of hospitals provides comprehensive cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for people facing cancer in our communities. From diagnosis to treatment and survivorship care, our oncology expertise ensures you have access to locally trusted care with the support of a globally recognized network.

askSARAH helpline

Have cancer questions? We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially trained nurses are available 24/7, and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at (816) 448-7737.

Oncology at HCA Midwest Health

Menorah Medical Center is a part of HCA Midwest Health. Our hospitals are known throughout the region for comprehensive care of all cancer types.

Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncology treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation, medication or surgery. Oncologists can specialize in one of three fields of oncology: medical, radiation or surgery.

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Our Oncology Locations

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Menorah Medical Center
5721 W 119th St
Overland Park, KS 66209
 (913) 498 - 6000

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Menorah Medical Center
5721 W 119th St
Overland Park, KS 66209
 (913) 498 - 6000
Overland Park Regional Medical Center
10500 Quivira Rd
Overland Park, KS 66215
 (913) 541 - 5000

4.4 miles

Research Medical Center
2316 E Meyer Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64132
 (816) 276 - 4000

8.5 miles