Comprehensive cancer care in New Orleans
Touro offers all the cancer services you need, from diagnosis to treatment and on to rehabilitation. As the cancer experts in New Orleans, you can count on us to treat you like a member of our team and be here for you throughout all phases of your cancer journey.
We utilize several types of diagnostic imaging tests to detect cancer and monitor your progress throughout your cancer journey. Some of the many diagnostic imaging procedures we use include mammograms, breast MRIs, breast biopsies, pelvic ultrasounds, bone densitometry tests, X-rays, CT scans, PET scans, and more.
We offer many effective cancer treatment options, including chemotherapy and radiation therapy. At Touro, you’re part of the team and able to make important decisions such as treatment options and plan of care. Because your treatment plan is designed just for you, you’re able to learn more about clinical trials and innovative options to best care for you. As the first hospital in Louisiana to offer the Paxman Scalp Cooling System, designed to help chemotherapy patients retain their hair, we understand the need for customized care.
I believe that as a survivor, I'm here to help other survivors let other survivors know that they can make it through.
I have a family that’s with me all the way. As I walk through my treatment, they walk with me.
It’s amazing how much laughter can happen in an oncology department, but we’ve got such a great team at Touro.
The mental health part of this is what I don’t think people realize, especially the after part.
Breast cancer, while you're pregnant, can be very aggressive. My pregnancy was feeding my cancer.
I really feel like my cancer was for a reason, it may be I need to be the voice for future generations.
I'm now a survivor who looks at others and goes "You can make it".
I'm more than a survivor. I'm in for the long haul and I feel like I'm going to do this and there's no stopping me.