Obtaining an accurate and timely diagnosis is a critical step to battling cancer. Conemaugh's Cancer Care Center offers state-of-the-art resources and less wait time for results for our patients.
Conemaugh Health System provides a network of services to help diagnose cancer at its earliest stages and provide effective treatment options. A physician's order is required for tests to be performed.
Diagnostic services include:
- Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scan
- 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- CT scan
- Nuclear imaging service
- Digital mammography
- Breast MRI
- Stereotactic breast biopsy
- Needle localization breast biopsy
- Ultrasound imaging
Lab services are available at convenient locations for cancer-related blood work. On-site pathology capabilities dramatically reduce the wait time for test results, providing patients more timely results and quicker feedback from Conemaugh physicians.